Dizzy Gillespie

Dizzy Gillespie

American jazz trumpeter
Trumpet virtuoso and bop revolutionary whose desire to innovate helped invent and define the musical vocabulary for an entire genre.
BornOctober 21, 1917
HometownCheraw, South Carolina, United States of America
Net worth$10 million
SpouseLorraine Willis (m 1940 - 1993)
ChildrenJeanie Bryson
ParentsLottie Gillespie , James Gillespie
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

A Great Day in Harlem
A Great Day in Harlem
1h
1994
The Hat
The Hat
0h 19min
1964
Date With Dizzy
Date With Dizzy
0h 11min
1958
Stage Entrance
Stage Entrance
0h 15min
1951
Jivin' in Bebop
Jivin' in Bebop
1h
1946

Albums

Studio and 'Live' Collaborations 1960-1962
Studio and 'Live' Collaborations 1960-1962
2022
Gillespiana [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, April 30, 1961]
Gillespiana [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, April 30, 1961]
2021
Three Essential Albums
Three Essential Albums
2019
Live at the Royal Festival Hall
Live at the Royal Festival Hall
2018
At Onkel Po's Carnegie Hall Hamburg 1978
At Onkel Po's Carnegie Hall Hamburg 1978
2018
Live At Newport
Live At Newport
2018
Classic Verve Collection
Classic Verve Collection
2018
Essential Dizzy Gillespie
Essential Dizzy Gillespie
2017
Dizzy 100
Dizzy 100
2017
All Time Jazz: Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 5
All Time Jazz: Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 5
2017
All Time Jazz: Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 2
All Time Jazz: Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 2
2017
Essential Recordings
Essential Recordings
2017
Concert of the Century: A Tribute to Charlie Parker
Concert of the Century: A Tribute to Charlie Parker
2016
20th and 30th Anniversary
20th and 30th Anniversary
2016
Live in Vegas, 1963, Vol. 2
Live in Vegas, 1963, Vol. 2
2016
Live in Vegas, 1963, Vol. 1
Live in Vegas, 1963, Vol. 1
2016
Complete 1956 South American Tour Recordings
Complete 1956 South American Tour Recordings
2015
Legendary Sessions
Legendary Sessions
2014
Dizzy Gillespie Collection: 1937-46
Dizzy Gillespie Collection: 1937-46
2013

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