Dizzy Gillespie Jam

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Dizzy Gillespie Jam
Dizzy Gillespie Jam.jpg
Live album by
RecordedJuly 14, 1977
Montreux Jazz Festival, Montreux, Switzerland
LabelPablo Live
ProducerNorman Granz
Dizzy Gillespie chronology
The Gifted Ones
Dizzy Gillespie Jam
The Trumpet Summit Meets the Oscar Peterson Big 4
Original LP Cover
Dizzy Gillespie Jam LP.jpg

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]


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

Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic2/5 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



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