Dizzy Gillespie and the Double Six of Paris

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Dizzy Gillespie and the Double Six of Paris
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Studio album by Dizzy Gillespie and Les Double Six
Released 1963
Recorded July 8, 1963
Europasonor Studios, Paris, France
Genre Jazz
Length 38:45
Label Philips
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Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars[2]

Dizzy Gillespie and the Double Six of Paris is a 1963 studio album collaboration between Dizzy Gillespie and Les Double Six, also known as the Double Six of Paris, a French vocal group who sings in vocalese to songs associated with Dizzy Gillespie. Gillespie, pianist Bud Powell, and a rhythm section accompany; two of the songs feature his quintet, with James Moody.[3] It was reissued on CD in 1989.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Emanon" (Gillespie, Shaw) 3:44
  2. "Anthropology" (Gillespie, Parker) 2:45
  3. "Tin Tin Deo" (Fuller, Pozo) 4:15
  4. "One Bass Hit" (Brown, Fuller, Gillespie) 3:26
  5. "Two Bass Hit" (Gillespie, Lewis) 3:31
  6. "Groovin' High" (Gillespie, Paparelli) 2:27
  7. "Ooh-Shoo-Be-Doo-Bee" (Carroll, Gillespie, Graham) 3:04
  8. "Hot House" (Dameron) 3:01
  9. "Con Alma" (Gillespie) 3:35
  10. "Blue 'N' Boogie" (Gillespie, Paparelli) 3:08
  11. "The Champ" (Gillespie) 3:06
  12. "Ow!" (Gillespie) 2:43


Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 83. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ Dizzy Gillespie and the Double Six of Paris at AllMusic