Oscar Peterson and Dizzy Gillespie

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Oscar Peterson and Dizzy Gillespie
Studio album by Oscar Peterson
Released 1974
Recorded November 28, 29, 1974
Genre Jazz
Length 54:22
Label Pablo
Producer Norman Granz
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(1974)
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(1974)
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Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Oscar Peterson and Dizzy Gillespie is a 1974 album by Oscar Peterson, accompanied by Dizzy Gillespie. At the Grammy Awards of 1976, Gillespie won the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Performance by a Soloist for his performance on this album.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Caravan" (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Juan Tizol) – 7:02
  2. "Mozambique" (Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson) – 7:08
  3. "Autumn Leaves" (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, Jacques Prévert) – 7:25
  4. "Close Your Eyes" (Bernice Petkere) – 5:26
  5. "Blues for Bird" (Gillespie, Peterson) – 12:32
  6. "Dizzy Atmosphere" (Gillespie) – 4:55
  7. "Alone Together" (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) – 5:16
  8. "Con Alma" (Gillespie) – 5:15

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