Dizzy Gillespie is considered one of the most influential figures of jazz and bebop. He developed his own signature style, known as “bebop,” and worked with musical greats like Cab Calloway, Ella Fitzgerald, Earl Hines, Charlie Parker and Duke Ellington. Dizzy Gillespie, … Continue reading Jazz Hall Of Fame: Dizzy Gillespie The Inventor Of "Bebop"
American jazz trumpet player, bandleader, singer, and composer dubbed “the sound of surprise”. (born October 21, 1917, Cheraw, South Carolina, USA; died January 6, 1993, Englewood, New Jersey, USA) Together, with Charlie Parker, he was the predominant figure in the development … Continue reading 10 Must Have Dizzy Gillespie Albums