Wednesday, September 26, 2007

CD Review: Ken Burns's Jazz: Dizzy Gillespie

1) Pickin' the Cabbage
2) Disorder at the Border
3) A Night in Tunisia
4) Salt Peanuts
5) I Can't Get Started
6) Dizzy Atmosphere
7) Groovin' High
8) Things to Come
9) One Bass Hit, No. 2
10) Manteca
11) Bloomdido
12) Tin Tin Deo
13) Birk's Works
14) The Eternal Triangle
15) No More Blues
16) Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac

Genre: Jazz

Look at the cheeks on this guy! He could play the hell out of a trumpet. Need proof? Look no further than this collection. You know this is good stuff when he played it at Carnegie Hall.

****3/4 out of five

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