“Dizzy Gillespie’s contributions to jazz were huge. One of the greatest jazz trumpeters of all time, Gillespie was such a complex player that his contemporaries ended up being similar to those of Miles Davis and Fats Navarro instead, and it was not until Jon Faddis’s emergence in the 1970s that Dizzy’s style was successfully recreated [….] Arguably Gillespie is remembered, by both critics and fans alike, as one of the greatest jazz trumpeters of all time.” – Scott Yanow, All Music
Dizzy was one of the seminal figures of the bebop movement. These historic recordings bear witness to an important phase in the career of this exceptional trumpeter.
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Total time: 00:39:49
|Analog Recording Equipment|
Nagra-T modified with high end tube playback electronics
Merging Technologies Horus
René Laflamme – Transfer from Analog Master Tape to DSD 256
|Original Recording Format|
Gunther Reincke, Hans-Wilfried Feix
Recorded live at Liederhalle Stuttgart on November 27, 1961 and Kongresshalle Frankfurt on November 29, 1961
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|Release Date||May 11, 2018|
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