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Gillespie, Dizzy 1917-1993

Overview
Works: 4,445 works in 7,446 publications in 6 languages and 56,275 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Jazz  Live sound recordings  Music  Juvenile works  Jazz vocals  Bop (Music)  Saxophone music (Jazz) 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Vocalist, Composer, Interviewee, Conductor, Singer, Originator, Arranger, Other, Narrator, Musician, Honoree, Speaker, Illustrator, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: M1366, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Dizzy Gillespie
Publications by Dizzy Gillespie
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( Sound Recording )
75 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 739 libraries worldwide
The Quintet jazz at Massey Hall by Quintet (Jazz group)( Sound Recording )
40 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 733 libraries worldwide
A modern jazz summit meeting in Toronto that has been called the greatest jazz concert ever. Originally released in 1985, the stunning recording has now been remastered and must be heard again by all jazz aficionados!
Bird and Diz by Charlie Parker( Sound Recording )
47 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 668 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 ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 633 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( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 532 libraries worldwide
Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1952 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 517 libraries worldwide
Jazz music performed by various group, all containing Charlie Parker
Dizzy Gillespie live in '58 & '70 by Dizzy Gillespie( visu )
13 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Two concerts, filmed in Belgium in 1958 and Denmark in 1970, feature one of the founding fathers of bebop
Bebop ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
The complete RCA Victor recordings by Dizzy Gillespie( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Back on the block by Quincy Jones( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 366 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( visu )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Video 3 - "To the top of the charts" : the music that came together in Cuba became an international sensation, starting with bandleaders like Desi Arnaz and Xavier Cugat, and later with Tito Puente and Celia Cruz. Join Harry Belafonte as he traces the remarkable rise of Latin music to worldwide popularity. Visit with artists like Dizzy Gillespie, who integrated Latin sounds into his jazz, and Ruben Blades and Gloria Estefan, who are propelling Latin music into the future
Town Hall, New York City, June 22, 1945 by Dizzy Gillespie( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 352 libraries worldwide
Nicky's jazz for kids ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 320 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( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2012 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Songs written by or made popular by Dizzy Gillespie
Diz and Getz by Dizzy Gillespie( Sound Recording )
35 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Sonny side up ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Dizzy Gillespie at Newport by Dizzy Gillespie( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 270 libraries worldwide
A night in Havana Dizzy Gillespie in Cuba by Dizzy Gillespie( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 251 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
Diz 'n Bird at Carnegie Hall by Charlie Parker( Sound Recording )
13 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Afro-Cuban jazz moods by Dizzy Gillespie( Sound Recording )
25 editions published between 1975 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 240 libraries worldwide
 
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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's Big 4
Gillespie, D.
Gillespie, Dizzie
Gillespie, Dizzie 1917-1993
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 (208)
German (6)
Spanish (5)
French (4)
Italian (4)
Dutch (1)
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