March 25, 2017

Dizzy Gillespie • The Dizzy Gillespie Story

1. Swing Low, Sweet Charriot
2. Alone Together
3. These Are The Things I Love
4. Lullaby Of The Leaves
5. On The Alamo
6. I Found A Million Dollar Baby
7. What Is There To Say
8. Interlude In C
9. Boppin' The Blues
10. Smoky Hollow Blues
11. Moody Speaks
12. For Hecklers Only
13. March Of The Boyd's
14. Interlude (A Night In Tunisia)

Tracks 1-8 (Dizzy Gillespie With Johnny Richards' Orchestra)
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Henry Coker, Dick Kenny, Harold Smith (trombone) John Graas (French horn) Philip Shuken (alto flute) Askell Issenbuth (flute) Harry Steinfeld (oboe) Shirley Thompson (bassoon) Victor Arno, Walt Edelstein, Jack Shulman, Felix Slatkin (violin) Cy Bernhard, Eleanor Slatkin (cello) Barbara Whitney (harp) Paul Smith (piano) Jack Cascales (bass) Specs Wright (drums) Carlos Vidal Bolado (congas) Johnny Richards (arranger, conductor)

Tracks 9-12 (Ray Brown's All Stars / The Be Bop Boys)
Dave Burns, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Brown (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Joe Harris (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)

Tracks 13, 14 (Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra
Tommy Allison, Stan Fishelson, Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Harris (trumpet) Walter Robertson (trumpet, trombone) Jack Carmen, Ollie Wilson, Trummy Young (trombone) Johnny Bothwell, Hal McKusick (alto sax) Al Cohn, Joe Megro (tenor sax) Serge Chaloff (baritone sax) Ike Carpenter (piano) Steve Jordan (guitar) Mickey Mendi (bass 13) Oscar Pettiford (bass 14) Shelly Manne (drums) Boyd Raeburn (arranger, conductor)

Tracks 1, 4, 6, 7 recorded in Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1950.
Tracks 2, 3, 5, 8 recorded in Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1950.
Tracks 9-12 recorded in New York City, September 25, 1946.
Track 13 recorded in New York City, January 27, 1945.
Track 14 recorded in New York City, January, 1945.

Savoy Records ‎ SVY 17218


agmosk said...

Nice one, Brian! Thank you.

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Otis Foster said...

Tnx brian - I was missing two tracks

rowgatien said...

Thanks very much!

bhowani bhowani said...

Many thanks, Brian, particularly for the 2 tracks by Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra.