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Dizzy Gillespie

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Aliases
Dizzy Gillespie All Star Quintette
Dizzy Gillespie Big Band
Dizzy Gillespie et son orchestre
Dizzy Gillespie & His All-Star Quintet
Dizzy Gillespie and His All Star Quintette
Dizzy Gillespie and His All-Stars
Dizzy Gillespie and His All Stars
Dizzy Gillespie and His Octet
Dizzy Gillespie and His Operatic Strings Orchestra
Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra
Dizzy Gillespie and His Sextet
The Dizzy Gillespie Jazz Ensemble
Dizzy Gillespie Jazzmen
Dizzy Gillespie Quintet
Dizzy Gillespie's Big 4
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet
The Tempo Jazz Men
Real name
John Birks Gillespie
Born
October 21, 1917
Died
January 6, 1993
Country
United States
IPI
00011891894 28 works
00088544437 22 works
Affiliation
ASCAP
Comments
Legendary trumpet player, composer and one of the original beboppers. Gillespie also led an Afro-Cuban jazz ensemble.
Member of
The Paris All-Stars Trumpet
Family
Jeanie Bryson Daughter
Lorraine Gillespie Wife
Related
Sahib Shihab In Gillespie bands (1950s)
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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
i 1946 (44 artists)
i 1964 (6 artists)
i 1945 (69 artists)
i 1951 (62 artists)
i March 1947 (33 artists)
i 1954 (219 artists)
Sampled by Amon Tobin
i 1946 (186 artists)
i 1947 (24 artists)
i 1964 (7 artists)
i 1946 (86 artists)
i 1945 (121 artists)
i February 1949 (12 artists)
March 1947 (3 artists)
i September 1945 (89 artists)
August 1949 (8 artists)
1947 (55 artists)
i 1962 (3 artists)
i 1987 (2 artists)
1948 (96 artists)
i 1995 (454 artists)
listen on Internet Archive November 1947 Susie Arioli Swing Band featuring Jordan Officer
i 1970 (2 artists)
listen on Internet Archive 1951 (11 artists)
i August 1946 (77 artists)
i October 1947 (28 artists)
i March 1947 (21 artists)
i November 1945 (34 artists)
i August 1946 The Miles Davis Sextet
i 1947 (4 artists)
i 1975 (8 artists)
i July 1951 (15 artists)
i November 10, 1976 (8 artists)
i January 1959 (54 artists)
i  REL 1956 (11 artists)
Originally by The Trumpets of Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie and Harry Edison REC
i  REC January 1958 (11 artists)
Originally by Dizzy Gillespie REL
i 1964 (2 artists)
i 1947 (31 artists)
You Stole My Wife You Horse Thief Dizzy Gillespie 1949 Unverified

Covers by Dizzy Gillespie

Title Performer Release date Originally by
i January 1959 Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra
i 1948 Coleman Hawkins and Orchestra
i 1995 Coleman Hawkins and Orchestra
i   1947 Eddy Duchin and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Stanley Worth REC, Hiram Sherman, Frances Mercer, Hollace Shaw, Ralph Stuart PRF
i All the Things You Are Quintet 1953 Unverified
i All the Things You Are Dizzy Gillespie & Sonny Stitt (Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt) 1988 Unverified
Almost Like Being in Love Ella Fitzgerald & Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra (Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie) April 21, 1993 Unverified
i 1950 Leo Reisman and His Orchestra
i 1959 Irving Kaufman
i 1983 Dizzy Gillespie
i 1955 Herb Jeffries with Buddy Baker and His Orchestra
i 1959 Art Farmer Quintet featuring Gigi Gryce
i 1959 Dizzy Gillespie
i 1993 Dizzy Gillespie
i 1985 Dizzy Gillespie
listen on Internet Archive i 1946 The Be Bop Boys
i   1958 Yves Montand BRD, Cora Vaucaire - Au piano : M. Philippe-Gérard REL
i   1971 Yves Montand BRD, Cora Vaucaire - Au piano : M. Philippe-Gérard REL
i 1982 Dolores Gray, Gladys Swarthout & John Boles
i January 1958 Henry Busse and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Richard Barry, Chick Bullock accompanied by His Orchestra, Helen Jepson REL, Abbie Mitchell PRF, Abbie Mitchell under the direction of George Gershwin REC, Billy Butterfield and His Orchestra - Vocal by Margaret Whiting
i 1966 Joe Cuba Sextet
i 1957 Dizzy Gillespie, Don Byas, Trummy Young, Shelly Manne, Clyde Hart, Oscar Pettiford
i   1973 Xavier Cugat and His Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Don Reid REC,REL, June Knight PRF
i   1969 Emilio Tuero PRF, Los Cadetes del Swing REC,REL
i 1971 Dizzy Gillespie
i 1952 Count Basie and His Orchestra
i 1952 Shirley Ross
i 1959 Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars Host Charlie Persip's Jazz Statesmen
1985 Jack Hylton and His Orchestra
i   March 1970 Judy Collins REL, Joni Mitchell REC
i November 10, 1976 Count Basie and His Orchestra
listen on Internet Archive i 1951 Barney Bigard and His Jazzopaters
i 1971 Barney Bigard and His Jazzopaters
i   1964 Etta Moten BRD, Enric Madriguera and His Orchestra REL
i Cesar And Cleopatra Theme Dizzy Gillespie 1964 Unverified
i   1960 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra REC, Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra REL
i 1966 The Association
i 1966 Neil Diamond
1984 Leroy Hutson
i   1952 Johnny Green and His Orchestra REC, Carl Brisson BRD
Come Sunday Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra Unverified
i 1993 Dizzy Gillespie
i 1985 Dizzy Gillespie
i 1959 Dizzy Gillespie Jazzmen
i 1984 Marcus Miller
i 1963 James Moody
i 1957 (unknown)
i   1964 Henry Mancini, His Orchestra and Chorus REL, [Unknown Studio Artists] BRD
i 1962 João Gilberto
i 1956 Horace Silver Quintet
  1946 Tom Coakley and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Carl Ravazza REC, The Princeton University Triangle Club PRF
i 1988 Brook Benton
listen on Internet Archive i 1952 Kay Kyser and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Harry Babbitt
i   1954 Roger Wolfe Kahn and His Orchestra REC, Harry Richman PRF
i   1953 Joe Cook and Alice Boulden PRF, Victor Arden–Phil Ohman and Their Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Frank Luther REC
i September 22, 1992 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Herb Jeffries
i 1988 Marvin Gaye
i 1988 Bill Nash
i 1955 Lupita Palomera con la Orq. Hnos Dominguez
i 1969 Don Ho
i 1969 Joe South
i 1963 McKinney's Cotton Pickers - Vocal Refrain by Donald Redman
i March 1970 The Beatles with Billy Preston
i 1959 Blue Steele and His Orchestra with Vocal Chorus
i 1995 Dizzy Gillespie and His All Stars
i 1995 Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker - Sydney Catlett - Al Haig - Curly Russell
i Hot House Quintet 1953 Unverified
How High the Moon Ella Fitzgerald & The Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra (Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie) April 21, 1993 Unverified
i   1946 Bob Hope PRF, Hal Kemp and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Skinny Ennis REC
i 1963 Bob Hope PRF, Hal Kemp and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Skinny Ennis REC, Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
i   1955 Bob Hope PRF, Hal Kemp and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Skinny Ennis REC
i I Cover the Waterfront Dizzy Gillespie February 1953 Unverified
i 1978 The Boardwalk Orchestra (Ben Selvin)
August 1949 Buddy Stewart and Rhythm
listen on Internet Archive i 1959 Waring's Pennsylvanians - Vocal Refrain by Clare Hanlon and The Three Waring Girls and Chorus
i If You Could See Me Now Dizzy Gillespie 1958 Unverified
i   January 1959 Beatrice Lillie PRF, Sam Lanin and His Orchestra REC
i 1954 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
i 1969 "Fats" Waller and His Rhythm
i 1993 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
i 1963 Ted Lewis and His Band
i 1978 George J. Gaskin, Knickerbocker Male Quartette
1946 Dizzy Gillespie
Covered by (5 artists)
i March 1945 Dizzy Gillespie
i 1957 Don Byrd - Gigi Gryce
i   1988 Bob Allen and The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra BRD, Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Bonnie Lou Williams and The Sentimentalists REC
i 1954 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
i 1958 Claire Carleton
i 1954 Glen Gray and His Casa Loma Orchestra
i 1984 Teddy Pendergrass
i   1955 The Dixie Stompers [US1] (Fletcher Henderson) REC, Clarence Williams' Blue Five - Singing Chorus by Eva Taylor REL
i 1971 "Fats" Waller and His Rhythm
i 1975 "Fats" Waller and His Rhythm
i 1957 Duke Jordan Trio
i 1954 Lester Young and His Sextet
1984 Al Foster [US2]
i 1959 Lee Morgan [US1]
i 1952 Abe Lyman and His California Orchestra
i   1955 Richard Himber and His Ritz-Carlton Orch. - Vocal Refrain by Stuart Allen REC,REL, June Knight & Charles Walters PRF
  1951 Carl Fenton's Orchestra (Walter Haenschen) REC, Walter Catlett PRF
i   1971 Kathryn Crawford, June Shafer, Ida Pearson and Stella Friend PRF, Waring's Pennsylvanians - Vocal Refrain by The Three Waring Girls REC
i   1987 Kathryn Crawford, June Shafer, Ida Pearson and Stella Friend PRF, Waring's Pennsylvanians - Vocal Refrain by The Three Waring Girls REC
i   1957 Evelyn Herbert PRF, Victor Arden-Phil Ohman and Their Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Male Quartet REC
i   February 1949 Evelyn Herbert PRF, Victor Arden-Phil Ohman and Their Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Male Quartet REC
i 1995 Billie Holiday
November 1945 Billie Holiday
i Love Theme From Lolita Dizzy Gillespie 1964 Unverified
i March 1970 Nino Rota
i   1952 Benny Goodman and His Orchestra REL, Benny Goodman REC
i   1950 Yves Montand BRD, Cora Vaucaire - Au piano : M. Philippe-Gérard REL
i 1993 Adrian Schubert & His Orch. ‑ Vocal Chorus Harold Van Emburgh
i 1964 Ernest Gold conducting the Sinfonia of London Orchestra
i 1995 Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra
i 1993 Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra
i 1966 Jorge Ben e Os Copa 5
June 1946 Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Scrappy Lambert
i 1969 James Rado, Lynn Kellogg, Melba Moore and Company PRF,REC,REL, Company [Hair, Original Broadway Cast] PRF, The Company [Hair, Original Broadway Cast] REC,REL, The 5th Dimension
i   1952 Walter Scanlan (Walter Van Brunt) REC,REL, William Frawley PRF
i 1950 Waring's Pennsylvanians - Vocal Refrain by Clare Hanlon and The Three Waring Girls and Chorus
i 1988 Dionne Warwick
September 1956 Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters
1985 Leo Reisman and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Frank Luther REC, Frances Langford BRD, James Moody and His Swedish Crowns, King Pleasure with Teacho and Band
listen on Internet Archive i   1959 Joe Venuti and His Orchestra REC,REL, Valaida & Dee Lloyd McKaye PRF
i   1964 Audrey Hepburn BRD, Henry Mancini and His Orchestra and Chorus REC,REL
i 1964 Riz Ortolani e Nino Oliviero
i 1963 Agostinho dos Santos
  1953 Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra REL, "Kenn" Sisson and His Orchestra REC
i March 1970 Stevie Wonder
listen on Internet Archive i 1959 Mary Martin
listen on Internet Archive i 1959 Mistinguett
i 1971 Mistinguett
i 1956 Germaine Alexandre
i 1964 Melina Mercouri
i 1946 Dizzy Gillespie
i November 10, 1976 Dizzy Gillespie
i Night In Tunisia Quintet 1953 Unverified
1952 Tuskegee Institute Singers
November 10, 1976 Tuskegee Institute Singers
i 1962 Elizete Cardoso
i 1963 The Jazztet
i March 1970 Edwin Hawkins' Singers
  1958 Carl Fenton's Orchestra (Walter Haenschen) REC, Walter Catlett PRF
i 1963 João Gilberto
i   1950 Isham Jones Orchestra REL, Emil Coleman & His Montmartre Orchestra REC
i   1993 Isham Jones Orchestra REL, Emil Coleman & His Montmartre Orchestra REC
i   1953 Harry Richman PRF, Ted Lewis and His Band REC
  January 1959 Harry Richman PRF, Ted Lewis and His Band REC
i October 1947 Bab's 3 Bips and a Bop with Rudy Williams & Charles Simon
i 1953 Dizzy Gillespie - Joe Carroll
1985 Dizzy Gillespie - Joe Carroll
i 1959 Benny Golson Sextet
1958 Judy Garland
i 1952 Charlie Parker and His Orchestra
i 1962 Luiz Gonzaga
  1953 Eddy Duchin and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Lew Sherwood REC, Bing Crosby BRD
i Perdido Quintet 1953 Unverified
1963 (unknown)
i 1966 Jacqueline François
1955 Mary Lou and Her Chosen Five, Bill Johnson and His Musical Notes
i 1959 Art Farmer
i 'Round About Midnight Dizzy Gillespie Sextet August 1949 Unverified
i 1989 Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
i 1993 Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
i 1995 Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
i 1987 Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
i   1958 Douglas Stanbury PRF, Adrian Schubert's Salon Orchestra ‑ Vocal Chorus by Harold Lambert REC
i   1975 Douglas Stanbury PRF, Adrian Schubert's Salon Orchestra ‑ Vocal Chorus by Harold Lambert REC
i 1945 Auld-Hawkins-Webster Saxtet
i 1989 Auld-Hawkins-Webster Saxtet
i September 1945 Auld-Hawkins-Webster Saxtet
i Salt Peanuts Quintet 1953 Unverified
i 1957 Byron G. Harlan
School Days Joe Carroll - Dizzy Gillespie October 1951 Unverified
i   1975 Walter Huston PRF, Walter Huston - Orchestra Conducted by Maurice De Abravanel REC,REL
i 1960 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
i 1973 Kenny Drew - Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen
i 1959 Howard McGhee Sextet
i 1982 Milt Jackson and Wes Montgomery
i 1952 Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra
i 1959 Gigi Gryce Quartet & Orchestra
i Sophisticated Lady Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra May 28, 1960 Unverified
1976 Bob Haring and His Orchestra
i March 9, 2010 Johnny Hodges and Orchestra
i 1957 The New Miles Davis Quintet
i January 1958 Charlie Parker's All Stars
i   1956 Victor Young and His Concert Orchestra - Ray Turner at the Piano REC,REL, Victor Young and His Orchestra BRD
1954 Prince's Band
listen on Internet Archive i 1959 Prince's Band
i 1966 Marcos Valle
i   1952 Helen Jepson REL, Abbie Mitchell PRF, Abbie Mitchell under the direction of George Gershwin REC
listen on Internet Archive   1951 Harry Richman PRF, Ted Lewis and His Band REC
i November 10, 1976 Gus Arnheim and His Cocoanut Grove Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Donald Novis
i 1950 Standard Quartette
i 1963 Cuarteto Machín
i 1978 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
i 1966 The Champs
i 1987 John McNeil & Tom Harrell
i 1984 Herbie Hancock
i 1955 Glenn Miller and His Orchestra
i 1957 Nat "King" Cole
i 1963 James Moody
i The Man I Love Dizzy Gillespie 1957 Unverified
i 1964 George Duning conducting The Columbia Pictures Orchestra
i 1964 Maurice Jarre
listen on Internet Archive i 1959 Isham Jones' Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Woody Herman
i 1966 Sam Lanin and His Troubadours
i 1955 Tullio Carminati
The Umbrella Man Joe Carroll - Dizzy Gillespie 1953 Unverified
i March 1970 Noel Harrison
i   1953 Fred Astaire with Johnny Green and His Orchestra BRD, Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra – Vocal Refrain by Ozzie Nelson REC,REL
listen on Internet Archive i   1950 Mary Eaton & Oscar Shaw PRF, Nat Shilkret and The Victor Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Lewis James REC,REL
i   1955 Eddie Albert & Marcy Westcott PRF, Benny Goodman and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Martha Tilton REC, Les Brown and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Miriam Shaw REL
i 1969 Danny Williams [ZA]
i 1951 James Moody and His Bop Men featuring Chano Pozo
1952 Kay Kyser and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Ginny Simms & Harry Babbitt
i   1964 Elmer Bernstein BRD, Brook Benton REL
i 1953 Coleman Hawkins' 52nd Street All Stars
i 1969 Chet Baker
i 1950 Jane Froman & Everett Marshall
  1946 Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by The King's Men REC, Ramon Novarro & Evelyn Laye BRD
i 1978 Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra
i 1958 Lee Morgan Sextet
i 1959 Ted Fiorito & His Orchestra
i 1971 Ted Fiorito & His Orchestra
i 1966 (unknown)
listen on Internet Archive i 1959 Bing Crosby
i 1982 Bing Crosby
i   1957 Fay Templeton PRF, Leo Reisman and His Orchestra REC,REL
i   1995 Fay Templeton PRF, Leo Reisman and His Orchestra REC,REL
i 1984 Gladys Knight & The Pips

Sampled songs

Songs written by Dizzy Gillespie

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
And Then She Stops Dizzy Gillespie, Lorraine Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie 1964 Covered by (6 artists)
Anthropology Charlie Parker [US1], Dizzy Gillespie The Be Bop Boys November 26, 1945 Covered by (144 artists)
Bebop Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie, Don Byas, Trummy Young, Shelly Manne, Clyde Hart, Oscar Pettiford January 9, 1945 Covered by (69 artists)
Birk's Works Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie March 1, 1951 Covered by (62 artists)
Blue'n Boogie Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli Dizzy Gillespie Sextet February 9, 1945 Covered by (33 artists)
Con Alma Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie 1954 Covered by (219 artists)
Dizzy Atmosphere Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie Sextet February 28, 1945 Covered by (24 artists)
Fiesta Mojo Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie 1964 Covered by (7 artists)
Groovin' High Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie and Cozy Cole - Slam Stewart - Remo Palmieri - Clyde Hart - Charlie Parker February 1945 Covered by (121 artists)
Guarachi Guaro Dizzy Gillespie, Gil Fuller, Chano Pozo Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra December 29, 1948 Covered by (12 artists)
He Beeped When He Should Have Bopped Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra July 9, 1946 Covered by (3 artists)
Interlude Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli Dizzy Gillespie January 1944 Covered by (454 artists)
I Waited for You Dizzy Gillespie, Gil Fuller Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra November 12, 1946 Covered by (55 artists)
Manteca Dizzy Gillespie, Gil Fuller, Chano Pozo Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra December 30, 1947 Covered by (96 artists)
Olinga Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie 1970 Covered by (2 artists)
One Bass Hit Ray Brown [US], Dizzy Gillespie Herb Pomeroy 1955 Covered by (4 artists)
Ow! Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra October 1947 Covered by (28 artists)
Salt Peanuts Dizzy Gillespie, Kenny Clarke Auld-Hawkins-Webster Saxtet May 17, 1944 Covered by (49 artists)
Shaw 'Nuff Charlie Parker [US1], Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker - Sydney Catlett - Al Haig - Curly Russell May 11, 1945 Covered by (34 artists)
Stay on It Dizzy Gillespie, Tadd Dameron Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1947 Covered by (4 artists)
Tanga Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie's Big 4 1975 Covered by (8 artists)
The Champ Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie July 1951 Covered by (15 artists)
Tour de Force Dizzy Gillespie The Trumpets of Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie and Harry Edison REC, Dizzy Gillespie REL November 2, 1955 Covered by (11 artists)
Two Bass Hit Dizzy Gillespie, John Lewis Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra August 22, 1947 Covered by (31 artists)
Woody'n You Dizzy Gillespie Coleman Hawkins and Orchestra February 16, 1944 Covered by (132 artists)

Adapted songs

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
Afro Dizzy Gillespie 1954 Norgran Records
A Portrait of Duke Ellington Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1960 Verve Records
At Newport Dizzy Gillespie 1957 Verve Records
Bird and Diz Bird and Diz 1952 Mercury
Birks' Works Dizzy Gillespie Big Band 1958 Verve Records
Carter, Gillespie, Inc. Benny Carter & Dizzy Gillespie November 10, 1976 Pablo
Closer to the Source Dizzy Gillespie 1984 Atlantic
Complete Studio Recordings Dizzy Gillespie Quintet March 9, 2010 Ais
Cornucopia Dizzy Gillespie March 1970 Solid State Records [US1]
Diz 'n' Bird in Concert Dizzy Gillespie & Charlie Parker 1959 Roost [Royal Roost]
Dizzier and Dizzier Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1954 RCA Victor
Dizzy and His Orchestra Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1953 Swing
Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie et son orchestre 1952 Blue Star [FR]
Dizzy Gillespie and His All-Stars Dizzy Gillespie and His All-Stars March 1947 Musicraft [US1]
Dizzy Gillespie and Stuff Smith Dizzy Gillespie and Stuff Smith 1958 Verve Records
Dizzy Gillespie Meets Phil Woods Quintet Dizzy Gillespie Meets Phil Woods Quintet 1987 Timeless Records [NL]
Dizzy Gillespie Plays, Johnny Richards Conducts Dizzy Gillespie, Johnny Richards 1950 Discovery Records [US1]
Dizzy Gillespie's Big 4 Dizzy Gillespie's Big 4 1975 Pablo
Dizzy Gillespie with Strings Dizzy Gillespie 1952 Blue Star [FR]
Dizzy Goes Hollywood Dizzy Gillespie 1964 Philips
Dizzy in Greece Dizzy Gillespie 1957 Verve Records
Dizzy on the French Riviera Dizzy Gillespie 1962 Philips
Dizzy's Diamonds - Best of the Verve Years Dizzy Gillespie September 22, 1992 Verve Records
Endlessly Dizzy Gillespie 1988 Impulse!
For Musicians Only Dizzy Gillespie - Stan Getz - Sonny Stitt 1957 Verve Records
Giants Dizzy Gillespie, Bobby Hackett, Mary Lou Williams 1971 Perception Records
Good Bait Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1976 Spotlite Records
Have Trumpet, Will Excite! Dizzy Gillespie 1959 Verve Records
It's My Way Dizzy Gillespie 1969 Solid State Records [US1]
Jambo Caribe Dizzy Gillespie 1964 Limelight
Jazz at Massey Hall - Volume Three Quintet 1953 Debut
Jazz Maturity… Where It's Coming From Roy Eldridge and Dizzy Gillespie 1978 Pablo
Jazz Recital Dizzy Gillespie September 1956 Norgran Records
Jazztime Paris Vol. 2 / Dizzy Gillespie Showcase Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 1953 Vogue
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Dizzy Gillespie Marian McPartland with Dizzy Gillespie 1993 The Jazz Alliance
Max + Diz - Paris 1989 Max Roach + Dizzy Gillespie 1989 A&M Records
Musician-Composer-Raconteur Dizzy Gillespie 1982 Pablo Live
New Jazz Sounds Benny Carter, Dizzy Gillespie, Bill Harris 1955 Norgran Records
New Wave! Dizzy Gillespie 1963 Philips
"Oo-Shoo-Be-Doo-Be ...Oo, Oo" "...Oo, Oo" Lilian Terry with Dizzy Gillespie 1985 Soul Note
Portrait of Jenny Dizzy Gillespie 1970 Perception Records
Roy and Diz Roy Eldridge - Dizzy Gillespie 1955 Clef Records
Something Old, Something New Dizzy Gillespie 1963 Philips
Sonny Side Up Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt, Sonny Rollins January 1959 Verve Records
Stuff Smith Dizzy Gillespie Oscar Peterson Stuff Smith, Dizzy Gillespie and Oscar Peterson 1994 Verve Records
"The Alternate Blues" Clark Terry - Freddie Hubbard - Dizzy Gillespie plus Oscar Peterson 1982 Pablo Today
The Big Band Sound of Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1973 Verve Records
The Dizzy Gillespie – Stan Getz Sextet The Dizzy Gillespie – Stan Getz Sextet 1954 Norgran Records
The Ebullient Mr. Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie 1959 Verve Records
The Giant Dizzy Gillespie 1973 America Records
The Greatest Trumpet of Them All Dizzy Gillespie and His Octet 1959 Verve Records
The Melody Lingers On Dizzy Gillespie 1966 Limelight
To a Finland Station Dizzy Gillespie & Arturo Sandoval 1983 Pablo
Tour de Force The Trumpets of Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie and Harry Edison January 1958 Verve Records
Volume 3 - 1941-1942 - Complete Edition Dizzy Gillespie 1993 Masters of Jazz
Volume 4 1943-1944 Dizzy Gillespie 1995 Masters of Jazz
World Statesman Dizzy Gillespie 1956 Norgran Records

Singles

Title Performer Release date Label
52nd Street Theme Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1946 RCA Victor
All the Things You Are Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 1947 Musicraft [US1]
Anthropology Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1946 RCA Victor
Caravan Dizzy Gillespie 1951 Dee Gee
Cocktails for Two Dizzy Gillespie Quintet 1952 Esquire
Confirmation Dizzy Gillespie Jazzmen 1946 Dial Records
East of the Sun Sarah Vaughan with Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1946 Continental [US-NY]
Everything Happens to Me The Dizzy Gillespie Jazz Ensemble 1952 Blue Note
Fine and Dandy Dizzy Gillespie and His Operatic Strings Orchestra 1953 Blue Star [FR]
Groovin' High Dizzy Gillespie and Cozy Cole - Slam Stewart - Remo Palmieri - Clyde Hart - Charlie Parker 1945 Guild [US]
I Can't Get Started Dizzy Gillespie and His All Stars 1946 Manor
If Love Is Trouble Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra August 1949 RCA Victor
I Waited for You Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1947 Musicraft [US1]
Lady Be Good - Klook Returns Joe Carroll & Dizzy Gillespie - Kenny Clarke 1951 Dee Gee
Love Me Pretty Baby Dizzy Gillespie 1952 Dee Gee
Lover, Come Back to Me Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra February 1949 RCA Victor
Lover Man - Oh, Where Can You Be Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker - Sydney Catlett - Al Haig - Curly Russell November 1945 Guild [US]
Lullaby of the Leaves - Dizzy Gillespie Plays, Johnny Richards Conducts Dizzy Gillespie, Johnny Richards 1950 Discovery Records [US1]
Manteca Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1948 RCA Victor
Mean to Me Sarah Vaughan with Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra June 1946 Continental [US-NY]
Minor Walk Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1948 RCA Victor
Oopapada Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra October 1947 RCA Victor
O-Sho-Be-Do-Be Dizzy Gillespie - Joe Carroll 1951 Dee Gee
Our Delight Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra August 1946 Musicraft [US1]
Salted Peanuts Dizzy Gillespie, Don Byas, Trummy Young, Shelly Manne, Clyde Hart, Oscar Pettiford 1945 Manor
Salt Peanuts Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker - Sydney Catlett - Al Haig - Curly Russell September 1945 Guild [US]
Somethin' for You Oscar Pettiford and His 18 All Stars featuring Dizzie Gillespie and Don Byas August 1946 Manor
The Champ Dizzy Gillespie July 1951 Dee Gee
Thinking of You – To Think You've Chosen Me Dizzy Gillespie and His Sextet – Sonny Stitt and His Orchestra 1950 Prestige [US]
Tin Tin Daeo Dizzy Gillespie 1951 Dee Gee
Two Bass Hit Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 1947 RCA Victor

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