The Founding Fathers of Be Bop - DVD
Charlie Parker (as), Dizzy Gillespie (tp), Dick Hyman (p), Sandy Block (b), Charlie Smith (d), James Moody, John Lewis, Kenny Hagood, Helen Humes Taswell Baird, and others
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This exceptional collection offers, for the first time in an economical series, the best filmed jazz material of all times.
About this DVD:
Charlie Parker quintet performance featuring Dizzy Gillespie plus various soundies by the Dizzys big band with John Lewis, Milt Jackson, James Moody and others.
1. Hot House
2. Salt Peanuts
3. Be Bab a Lee'ba
4. Oop Bop Sh'Bam
5. I Waited for You
6. Crazy about a Man
7. One Bass Hit
8. He Beeped When He Should Have Bopped
9. Things to Come
Track 1: Charlie Parker: TV Stage Entrance Show (New York, February 24, 1952): Charlie Parker (as); Dizzy Gillespie (tp); Dick Hyman (p); Sandy Block (b); Charlie Smith (d)
Tracks 2-9: Dizzy Gillespie: Jivin' in Bebop
Gillespie big band featuring Milt Jackson, James Moody, John Lewis, Kenny Hagood, Helen Humes Taswell Baird, and others. Recorded in 1947.
Track 10: Dizzy Gillespie Quintet (January 17, 1961):
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet); Leo Wright (alto saxophone); Lalo Schifrin (piano); Bob Cunningham (bass); Chuck Lampkin (drums)