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)
Gillespiana
(1960)
An Electrifying Evening with the Dizzy Gillespie Quintet
(1961)
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