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Find dizzy gillespie bio, music, credits, awards, & streaming links on allmusic - trumpet virtuoso and bop revolutionary whose. Collector's guides & discographies dizzy gillespie [john birks gillespie] (born cheraw, sc, october 21, 1917 died englewood, nj, january 6, 1993 aged 75) trumpet. Dizzy gillespie 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.
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Learn about dizzy gillespie: his birthday, what he did before fame, his family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more. January 7, 1993 obituary dizzy gillespie, who sounded some of modern jazz's earliest notes, dies at 75 by peter watrous dizzy gillespie, the trumpet player whose.
Dizzy gillespie discography and songs: music profile for dizzy gillespie, born october 21, 1917 genres: bebop, jazz, afro-cuban jazz albums include jazz at massey. We at the jazz-on-line website are dedicated to the preservation of the jazz music of the early twentieth century many of these recordings were made on fragile, 78.
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