Dizzy Gillespie ‎– Ultimate Dizzy Gillespie

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Verve Records ‎– 557 535-2
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Bop

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1 Birk's Works
Alto Saxophone – Ernie Henry, Jimmy PowellArranged By – Ernie WilkinsBass – Paul WestBass Saxophone – Billy RootDrums – Charli Persip*Piano – Wynton KellyTenor Saxophone – Benny Golson, Billy MitchellTrombone – Al Grey, Melba Liston, Rod LevittTrumpet – Carl Warwick, E.V. Perry*, Lee Morgan, Talib DaawudWritten-By – Dizzy Gillespie
4:54
2 Bloomdido
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Curly RussellDrums – Buddy RichPiano – Thelonious MonkWritten-By – Charlie Parker
3:24
3 Sometimes I'm Happy
Bass – Ray BrownDrums – Louie Bellson*Guitar – Herb EllisPiano – Oscar PetersonTrumpet – Roy EldridgeWritten-By – Irving Caesar, Vincent Youmans
5:22
4 Wee (Aka Allen's Alley)
Alto Saxophone – Sonny StittBass – Ray BrownDrums – Stan LeveyGuitar – Herb EllisPiano – John Lewis (2)Tenor Saxophone – Stan GetzWritten-By – Denzil Best
8:26
5 I Remember Clifford
Alto Saxophone – Ernie Henry, Jimmy PowellBass – Paul WestBass Saxophone – Pee Wee MooreDrums – Charlie PersipPiano – Wynton KellyTenor Saxophone – Billy MitchellTenor Saxophone, Arranged By – Benny GolsonTrombone – Al Grey, Chuck Connors, Melba ListonTrumpet – Carl Warwick, E.V. Perry*, Lee Morgan, Talib DaawudWritten-By – Benny Golson
4:47
6 Con Alma
Bass – Tommy BryantDrums – Charlie PersipPiano – Ray BryantTenor Saxophone – Sonny StittWritten-By – Dizzy Gillespie
9:26
7 Ool Ya Koo
Alto Saxophone, Flute – Leo WrightBass – Art DavisDrums – Chuck LampkinFrench Horn – Gunther Schuller, Jimmy Buffington*, John Barrows, Richard Berg (3)Percussion – José Mangual*, Julio Collazo, Ray BarrettoPiano, Arranged By – Lalo SchifrinTrombone – Arnett Sparrow, Britt Woodman, George Matthews (2), Paul FauliseTrumpet – Carl Warwick, Clark Terry, John Frosk, Nick TravisTuba – Don ButterfieldVocals – Joe CarrollWritten-By, Vocals – Dizzy Gillespie
5:37
8 The Umbrella Man
Bass – Sam JonesDrums – Lex HumphriesGuitar – Les SpannPercussion – Francisco "Chino" Pozo*Piano – Junior ManceVocals – Gillespie*Written-By – James Cavanaugh, Larry Stock, Vincent Rose
2:40
9 Fiesta Mojo
Bass – Chris White (3)Drums – Rudy CollinsFlute – James MoodyPiano – Kenny BarronSurdo, Percussion – Kansas FieldsWritten-By – Dizzy Gillespie
3:50
10 Chega De Saudade (No More Blues)
Alto Saxophone – Leo WrightBass – Chris White (3)Cabasa – Carmen CostaDrums – Rudy CollinsGuitar – Bola Sete, José PaulaPiano, Arranged By – Lalo SchifrinTenor Saxophone, Bass – Charlie VenturaWritten-By – Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius De Moraes
5:55
11 Come Sunday
Arranged By, Conductor – Clare FischerBass – George DuvivierDrums – Charlie PersipFlute – Robert Di Domenica*French Horn – Joe Singer*, Ray Alonge, Richard Berg (3)Piano – Hank JonesTrombone – Bennie GreenTuba – Jay McAllisterVibraphone – George DevensWoodwind – Ernest Bright, John Murtaugh, Paul Richie, Stan Webb*Written-By – Duke Ellington
3:00
12 Be-Bop
Bass – Chris White (3)Drums – Rudy CollinsPiano – Kenny BarronTenor Saxophone – James MoodyWritten-By – Dizzy Gillespie
6:17

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Notes

Track 1 - Recorded April 7, 1957 - New York City
Track 2 - Recorded June 6, 1950 - New York City
Track 3 - Recorded October 29, 1954 - Hollywood
Track 4 - Recorded October 16, 1956 - Hollywood
Track 5 - Recorded July 6, 1957 - Newport
Track 6 - Recorded December 11, 1957 - New York City
Track 7 - Recorded March 4, 1961 - New York City
Track 8 - Recorded February 18, 1959 - New York City
Track 9 - Recorded November 6, 1964 - Chicago
Track 10 - Recorded May & July 10, 1962 - New York City
Track 11 - Recorded April 27, 1960 - New York City
Track 12 - Recorded April 23, 1963 - New York City

Total time: 62:18

P & C 1998

Made in Germany

Selected By Roy Hargrove

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 31455 75352 3
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L001
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0122
  • Mould SID Code: A
  • Mould SID Code: MADE IN GERMANY BY UNIVERSAL M & L
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout): 07314 557 535-2 02 / 51001177
  • Rights Society: BIEM/MCPS
  • Label Code: LC 0383
  • Price Code: PY 899

Other Versions (5 of 6) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
314 557 535-2 Dizzy Gillespie Ultimate Dizzy Gillespie(CD, Comp) Verve Records 314 557 535-2 US 1998 Sell This Version
9788498154467 Dizzy Gillespie Ultimato(CD, Comp, RE, Boo) Universal Music Group, El País 9788498154467 Spain 2007 Sell This Version
557535-2 Dizzy Gillespie Ultimate Dizzy Gillespie(CD, Comp) Verve Records 557535-2 US 1998 Sell This Version
314 557 535-2 Dizzy Gillespie Ultimate Dizzy Gillespie(CD, Comp) Verve Records 314 557 535-2 Canada 1998 Sell This Version
CDJ012 Dizzy Gillespie Ultimate Dizzy Gillespie(CD, Comp) Corriere Della Sera CDJ012 Italy 2002 Sell This Version

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