Dizzy Gillespie

Bürgerl. Name:
John Birks Gillespie
Profil:
American jazz trumpet player, bandleader, singer, and composer dubbed "the sound of surprise". (born October 21, 1917, Cheraw, South Carolina, USA; died January 6, 1993, Englewood, New Jersey, USA)

Together, with Charlie Parker, he was the predominant figure in the development of bebop (bop), which laid the foundation for modern jazz. He taught and influenced many other musicians, including trumpeters Miles Davis, Fats Navarro, Clifford Brown, Arturo Sandoval, Lee Morgan, Jon Faddis and Chuck Mangione.

He was also one of the key founders of Afro-Cuban (or Latin) jazz, adding Chano Pozo's conga to his orchestra in 1947, and utilizing complex poly-rhythms early on.

Career Highlights:
Awarded New Star Award from Esquire Magazine (1944)
Performs at first integrated concert in public school, Cheraw, SC (1959)
First jazz musician appointed by US department of State to undertake cultural mission (1972)
Awarded Handel Medallion from the City of New York (1972)
Received Paul Robeson Award from Rutgers University Institute of Jazz Studies (1972)
Performs at White House for President Carter and the Shah of Iran (1977)
Performs "Salt Peanuts" with President Carter at White House Jazz Concert (1978)
Inducted into Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame (1982)
Received Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Association of Recording Arts and Sciences (1989)
Received National Medal of Arts from President Bush (1989)
Received Duke Ellington Award from the society og Composers, Authors, and Publishers (1989)
Awarded Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award (1989)
Received Kennedy Center Honors Award (1990)
Received fourteen honorary degrees, including Ph.D. Rutgers University (1972), Ph.D. Chicago Conservatory of Music (1978)
Awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for recording
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Billy Eckstine And His Orchestra, Cab Calloway And His Cotton Club Orchestra, Charlie Parker's Re-Boppers, Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra, DeLuxe All Star Band, Dizzy Gillespie - Stan Getz Sextet, Dizzy Gillespie & Friends, Dizzy Gillespie All Stars, Dizzy Gillespie And His All Star Quintet, Dizzy Gillespie and His All Stars, Dizzy Gillespie And His Operatic Strings, Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra, Dizzy Gillespie Big Band, Dizzy Gillespie Jazz Ensemble, Dizzy Gillespie Jazzmen, Dizzy Gillespie Quartet, Dizzy Gillespie Quintet, Dizzy Gillespie Septet, Dizzy Gillespie Sextet, Dizzy Gillespie Tempo Jazzmen, Dizzy Gillespie's Big 4, Dizzy Gillespie's Cool Jazz Stars, Dizzy Gillespie's Rebop Six, Dizzy Gillespie/Oscar Pettiford Quintet, Hen Gates & His House Rockers, Johnny Griffin Quintet, Les Hite And His Orchestra, Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra, Lucky Millinder And His Orchestra, Metronome All Stars, Pete Brown And His Band, Red Norvo All-Stars, Red Norvo And His Selected Sextet, Rhythmstick, Sarah Vaughan And Her Orchestra, Slim Gaillard And His Orchestra, Stan Getz Septet, Tempo Jazzmen, The Dizzy Gillespie 6, The Dizzy Gillespie Alumni All Star Big Band, The Dizzy Gillespie Big 7, The Dizzy Gillespie Octet, The Dizzy Gillespie Reunion Big Band, The Giants Of Jazz (2), The Gillespie-Getz-Stitt Septet, The Modern Jazz Sextet, The Monterey Jazz Festival Orchestra, The Paris All-Stars, The Quintet, The Quintet Of The Year, The Three Angels, The Trumpet Kings, Tony Scott And His Down Beat Club Septet, Woody Herman And His Orchestra
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Albums

S-7 Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Gillespie And His All-Stars Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie And His All-Stars(4xShellac, 10", Album) Musicraft S-7 US 1947 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Gillespie Plays & Johnny Richards Conducts Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie Plays & Johnny Richards Conducts (Album) Discovery Records US 1950 Diese Version verkaufen
903 Dizzy Gillespie - Red Norvo's Fabulous Jam Session Cover-Design Red Norvo, Flip Phillips, Teddy Wilson, Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Slam Stewart Red Norvo, Flip Phillips, Teddy Wilson, Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Slam Stewart - Red Norvo's Fabulous Jam Session(LP, Album, Mono) Dial Records (3) 903 US 1951 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Modern Jazz Trumpets Cover-Design Fats Navarro / Dizzy Gillespie / Miles Davis / Kenny Dorham Fats Navarro / Dizzy Gillespie / Miles Davis / Kenny Dorham - Modern Jazz Trumpets (Album) Prestige US 1951 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Gillespie / Charley Christian 1941 (Minton's Playhouse & Monroe's Uptown, New York City) Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie / Charley Christian* Dizzy Gillespie / Charley Christian* - Dizzy Gillespie / Charley Christian 1941 (Minton's Playhouse & Monroe's Uptown, New York City) (Album) Esoteric (2) US 1952 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Bird And Diz Cover-Design Bird (28) And Diz* Bird (28) And Diz* - Bird And Diz (Album, Comp) Mercury US 1952 Diese Version verkaufen
E194 Dizzy Gillespie - Hot Vs. Cool (A Battle Of Jazz) Cover-Design Jimmy McPartland and The Dixieland Stars* / Dizzy Gillespie and The Birdland Stars* Jimmy McPartland and The Dixieland Stars* / Dizzy Gillespie and The Birdland Stars* - Hot Vs. Cool (A Battle Of Jazz)(10", Album) MGM Records E194 US 1952 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Gillespie Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie (Album) Dee Gee, Dee Gee US 1952 Diese Version verkaufen
ALR 142 Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy (Volume 2) Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy (Volume 2)(10", Album, Mono) Atlantic ALR 142 US 1952 Diese Version verkaufen
ALR 138 Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy (Volume I) Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy (Volume I)(10", Album, Mono) Atlantic ALR 138 US 1952 Diese Version verkaufen
DG1004, MG 1004 Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Gillespie - Vol. 2 Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie - Vol. 2(10", Album, Mono) Dee Gee, Dee Gee DG1004, MG 1004 US 1952 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy In Paris Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy In Paris Contemporary Records France 1953 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy And His Orchestra Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy And His Orchestra (Album) Swing (3) France 1953 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Plays In Paris Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Plays In Paris Vogue Productions France 1953 Diese Version verkaufen
RLP 414 Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Over Paris Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Over Paris(10", Album) Royal Roost RLP 414 US 1953 Diese Version verkaufen
MG 9034 Dizzy Gillespie - Bird - Diz - Bud - Max Cover-Design Bird (28) - Diz* - Bud* - Max* Bird (28) - Diz* - Bud* - Max* - Bird - Diz - Bud - Max(10") Savoy Records MG 9034 US 1953 Diese Version verkaufen
LP 5017, BLP 5017 Dizzy Gillespie - Horn Of Plenty Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Horn Of Plenty(10") Blue Note, Blue Note LP 5017, BLP 5017 US 1953 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Roy And Diz #2 Cover-Design Roy Eldridge And Dizzy Gillespie Roy Eldridge And Dizzy Gillespie - Roy And Diz #2 (Album) Clef Records France 1954 Diese Version verkaufen
CFR 10-283 Dizzy Gillespie - Blow That Horn! Dizzy Gillespie Vol. 1 Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Blow That Horn! Dizzy Gillespie Vol. 1(10", Mono) Festival Records CFR 10-283 Australia 1954 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - New Jazz Sounds Cover-Design Benny Carter, Dizzy Gillespie, Bill Harris Benny Carter, Dizzy Gillespie, Bill Harris - New Jazz Sounds (Album) Norgran Records US 1955 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Diz And Getz Cover-Design Diz* And Getz* Diz* And Getz* - Diz And Getz (Album) Norgran Records US 1955 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Roy And Diz Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge - Roy And Diz (Album, EP) Clef Records US 1955 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Jazz Recital Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Jazz Recital (Album) Norgran Records US 1955 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy And Strings Cover-Design Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy And Strings (Album) Norgran Records France 1955 Diese Version verkaufen
Dizzy Gillespie - Trumpet Battle Cover-Design Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie - Trumpet Battle (Comp) Clef Records, Clef Records US 1956 Diese Version verkaufen