Dizzy Gillespie Jam

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Dizzy Gillespie Jam
Live album by Dizzy Gillespie
Released 1977
Recorded July 14, 1977
Montreux Jazz Festival, Montreux, Switzerland
Genre Jazz
Length 44:24
Label Pablo Live
2308-211
Producer Norman Granz
Dizzy Gillespie chronology
The Gifted Ones
(1977)
Dizzy Gillespie Jam
(1977)
The Trumpet Summit Meets the Oscar Peterson Big 4
(1979)
Original LP Cover

Dizzy Gillespie Jam is a live album by trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie recorded at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 1977 and released on the Pablo label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review stated "few fireworks occur in what should have been an explosive encounter".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Girl of My Dreams" (Sunny Clapp) - 13:56
  2. "Get Happy" (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 7:51
  3. "Medley: Once in a While/But Beautiful/Here's That Rainy Day" (Michael Edwards, Bud Green/Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen/Burke, Van Huesen) - 13:03
  4. "The Champ" (Dizzy Gillespie) - 9:34

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dizzy Gillespie discography accessed April 18, 2012
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed April 18, 2012