WorldCat Identities

Gillespie, Dizzy 1917-1993

Overview
Works: 4,426 works in 8,039 publications in 6 languages and 57,382 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Live sound recordings  History  Juvenile works  Music  Jazz vocals  Jazz  Portraits  Discography 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Interviewee, Conductor, Originator, Arranger, Other, Narrator, Musician, Honoree, Speaker, Illustrator, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: ML419.G54, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Dizzy Gillespie Publications about Dizzy Gillespie
Publications by  Dizzy Gillespie Publications by Dizzy Gillespie
posthumous Publications by Dizzy Gillespie, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Dizzy Gillespie
 
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Most widely held works by Dizzy Gillespie
Dizzy Gillespie Ken Burns jazz by Dizzy Gillespie ( Recording )
98 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Quintet jazz at Massey Hall by Quintet (Jazz group) ( Recording )
34 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bird and Diz by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
51 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This set contains the complete original LP Bird and Diz (Verve MGV-8006), consisting of a quintet session which marked Parker and Gillespie's last studio date ever (although they would later be recorded together live on numerous occasions, including the celebrated 1953 Massey Hall concert). This session was also Parker's only studio encounter with the great Thelonious Monk. As a bonus, all existing complete alternate takes not present on the 12" LP, as well as the only two breakdown takes with full Parker solos, and three further complete quintet and quartet sessions recorded by Bird for Verve during the same period, one of them featuring Miles Davis on trumpet"--Container
Music from the HBO film Boycott ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King (Darwin Hobbs and Karen Clark-Sheard) -- Gotta serve somebody (Beverly Crawford and The Potter's House Mass Choir) -- Walkin' my baby back home (Nat King Cole) -- Swing low, sweet cadillac (Dizzy Gillespie) -- Revolution (Kirk Franklin) -- Rain (Montrel Darrett) -- Smokey Jack (Smokey Jack Blues Band) -- Blind man (Darwin Hobbs and Molly Johnson) -- What a time (The Tri-City Singers featuring Arnetta Murrill-Crooms) -- Issues (Montrel Darrett) -- Ella's song (Sweet Honey in the Rock, Aaron Neville and Lamar Campbell and Spirit of Praise) -- Jesus children of America (BeBe Winans, Stevie Wonder, Marvin L. Winans) -- BONUS: United we stand (Brent Jones and the T.P. Mobb with the Katinas)
Bird the original recordings of Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
11 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bebop ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1952 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz music performed by various group, all containing Charlie Parker
Dizzy Gillespie live in '58 & '70 by Dizzy Gillespie ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two concerts, filmed in Belgium in 1958 and Denmark in 1970, feature one of the founding fathers of bebop
Sonny side up by Dizzy Gillespie ( Recording )
45 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete RCA Victor recordings by Dizzy Gillespie ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Undetermined and English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Back on the block by Quincy Jones ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quincy Jones made his debut on his own label with his most extravagant, most star-studded, most brilliantly sequenced pop album to date. This album continues to impress and influence people to this date
Roots of rhythm by Eugene Rosow ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the origins of Latin music from Spain and Africa to the New World (Program 1). Focuses on pop music developed in Cuba and examines how North Americans began to discover this island's musical treasures (Program 2). Shows how Spanish-African music has become the basic part of popular musical culture of the U.S. (Program 3)
Town Hall, New York City, June 22, 1945 by Dizzy Gillespie ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Groovin' high by Dizzy Gillespie ( Recording )
54 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicky's jazz for kids ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Parents' Choice Silver Honor winner, this CD provides children with a fun and engaging introduction to jazz. Featuring specially selected original recordings by celebrated jazz masters Louis Armstrong, Count Basie, Tony Bennett, Cab Calloway, Nat King C
Dear Diz (every day I think of you) by Arturo Sandoval ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2012 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songs written by or made popular by Dizzy Gillespie
Diz and Getz by Dizzy Gillespie ( Recording )
34 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dizzy Gillespie at Newport by Dizzy Gillespie ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dizzy's big 4 by Dizzy Gillespie ( Recording )
28 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A night in Havana Dizzy Gillespie in Cuba by Dizzy Gillespie ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a celebration of the life and work of jazz pioneer Dizzy Gillespie. Captures notable musical moments from his trip to Cuba, as well as quiet reflections on the importance of Afro-Cuban music to his art and sense of self. Includes performances of Blues, Con alma, Gee baby, Manteca, A night in Tunisia, and Swing low, sweet Cadillac
 
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Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.06 for Dizzy / ... to 0.70 for Dizzy Gill ...)
WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Berks, John, 1917-1993
Birks, John.
Birks John 1917-1993
Birks, John G. 1917-1993
Diz.
Dizzie Gillespie
Dizzy.
Dizzy Gillepsie
Dizzy Gillespie
Dizzy Gillespie's Big 4
Gillespie, D.
Gillespie, Dizzie
Gillespie, Dizzie 1917-1993
Gillespie, Dizzy
Gillespie, John
Gillespie, John B. 1917-1993
Gillespie, John Birks
Gillespie John Birks 1917-1993
Gillespie, John Birks Dizzy 1917-1993
Gillespie, John Dizzy, 1917-1993
John Birks Gillespie
ガレスピー, D.
ガレスピー, ディジー
Languages
English (235)
German (14)
French (5)
Italian (2)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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