Dizzy Gillespie and Stuff Smith

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Dizzy Gillespie and Stuff Smith
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Studio album by Dizzy Gillespie and Stuff Smith
Released 1957
Recorded April 17, 1957
New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 42:11
Label Verve
MGV 8214
Producer Norman Granz
Dizzy Gillespie chronology
Birks' Works
(1957)Birks' Works1957
Dizzy Gillespie and Stuff Smith
Sittin' In
(1957)Sittin' In1957

Dizzy Gillespie and Stuff Smith is an album by trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie and violinist Stuff Smith recorded in 1957 and released on the Verve label.[1]


The Allmusic review awarded the album 4.5 stars.[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Rio Pakistan" (Dizzy Gillespie) - 11:31
  2. "It's Only a Paper Moon" (Harold Arlen, E. Y. Harburg, Billy Rose) - 8:28
  3. "Purple Sounds" (Gillespie, Stuff Smith) - 10:08
  4. "Russian Lullaby" (Irving Berlin) - 7:57
  5. "Oh, Lady Be Good!" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 4:11



  1. ^ Dizzy Gillespie discography accessed March 23, 2012
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed April 4, 2012