Dizzy Gillespie Quintet, 1966, Full BBC Show

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Published on: September 6th, 2014

For your weekend viewing pleasure, 35+ minutes of Dizzy Gillespie, one of the greatest trumpeters in history and a founder of modern jazz. He sounds great (and displays a fine sense of humor) in this appearance on the BBC television show Jazz 625 from August 1966. Enjoy, knowing he'll be "eternally grateful for your boundless enthusiasm".


Introduction by Humphrey Lyttelton
And Then She Stopped, 2:05
Tin Tin Deo, 7:23
Mmm Hmm, 16:10
No More Blues (Chega de Saudade), 21:20
Dizzy's Blues, 32:55

Personnel: Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, vocal; James Moody, tenor sax, alto sax, flute; Kenny Barron, piano; Chris White, acoustic double bass; Rudy Collins, drums.


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