Gillespiana

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Gillespiana
Gillespiana.jpg
Studio album by Dizzy Gillespie
Released 1960
Recorded November 14, 15 & 16, 1960
New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 41:19
Label Verve
MGV 8394
Producer Norman Granz
Dizzy Gillespie chronology
A Portrait of Duke Ellington
(1960)A Portrait of Duke Ellington1960
Gillespiana
(1960)
An Electrifying Evening with the Dizzy Gillespie Quintet
(1961)An Electrifying Evening with the Dizzy Gillespie Quintet1961
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Gillespiana is an album by trumpter Dizzy Gillespie featuring compositions by Lalo Schifrin recorded in 1960 and released on the Verve label.[2] The album features Schifrin's suite written to feature Gillespie and his orchestra.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Lalo Schifrin

  1. "Prelude" - 5:52
  2. "Blues" - 11:16
  3. "Panamericana" - 4:39
  4. "Africana" - 7:31
  5. "Toccata" - 12:01

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Review accessed March 21, 2012
  2. ^ Dizzy Gillespie discography accessed March 21, 2012
  3. ^ Payne, D. Lalo Schifrin discography accessed March 21, 2012