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Early Years: 1937-1951

Early Years: 1937-1951

by Dizzy Gillespie

Product Details

Release Date:
Jazz Legends


Album Credits

Performance Credits

Dizzy Gillespie   Primary Artist,Trumpet,Vocals
Bill Doggett   Piano
Danny Barker   Guitar
Chu Berry   Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Dexter Gordon   Tenor Saxophone
Haig   Piano
Ernie Henry   Alto
Milt Jackson   Piano,Vibes
Budd Johnson   Tenor Saxophone,Baritone
Jonah Jones   Trumpet
Shelly Manne   Drums
Leo Parker   Alto
Cecil Payne   Baritone
Oscar Pettiford   Bass
Max Roach   Drums
Tab Smith   Alto
Slam Stewart   Bass
Dave Burns   Trumpet
Cozy Cole   Drums
Bill DeArango   Guitar
Tyree Glenn   Trombone,Vibes
Chuck Wayne   Guitar
Coleman Hawkins   Tenor Saxophone
Russell Procope   Alto Clarinet
Chano Pozo   Bongos,Conga
Quentin Jackson   Trombone
McKibbon   Bass
Percy Heath   Bass,Double Bass
Yusef Lateef   Tenor Saxophone
Ray Abrams   Tenor Saxophone
Sam Allen   Piano
Mario Bauzá   Trumpet
Bill Beason   Drums
Jerry Blake   Alto Clarinet
Art Blakey   Drums
Joe Britton   Trombone
Ray Brown   Bass
Kenny Burrell   Guitar
Don Byas   Tenor Saxophone
Big Sid Catlett   Drums
Kenny Clarke   Drums
Shad Collins   Trumpet
John Coltrane   Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Talib Dawud   Trumpet
Bill Dillard   Trumpet
Nick Fenton   Bass
Kansas Fields   Drums
Panama Francis   Drums
Joe Gayles   Tenor Saxophone
Gibson   Baritone
Charles "Majeed" Greenlee   Trombone
Benny Harris   Trumpet
Clyde Hart   Piano
J.C. Heard   Drums
Teddy Hill   Tenor Saxophone
Milt Hinton   Bass
Sam Hurt   Trombone
Hilton Jefferson   Alto
J.J. Johnson   Trombone
Keg Johnson   Trombone
Warren Luckey   Tenor Saxophone
John Lynch   Trumpet
Alton Moore   Trombone
Frank Paparelli   Piano
Charlie Parker   Saxophone
Benny Payne   Piano
Ernest Purce   Baritone
Curly Russell   Bass,Double Bass
William Scott   Trumpet
Stafford Simon   Tenor Saxophone
Teddy Stewart   Drums
Freddy Strong   Vocals
Walter Thomas   Tenor Saxophone
Dicky Wells   Trombone
Elmon Wright   Trumpet
George Stevenson   Trombone
Bill Shepherd   Trombone
Pee Wee Moore   Baritone
Raymond Orr   Trumpet
Lammar Wright   Trumpet
Remo Palmieri   Guitar
Vic Coulson   Trumpet
Murray Shipinski   Bass
Trevor Bacon   Guitar
Matthew McKay   Trumpet
Ed Van Dever   Trumpet
Gordon Thomas   Trombone
Nelson Bryant   Trumpet
Howard E. Johnson   Alto
Leonard Lowry   Alto
Dave Young Orchestra   Tenor Saxophone
John "BJ John" Smith   Guitar
Billy Bowen   Alto
John Brown   Alto
John Richard Lewis   Piano
Robert Carroll   Tenor Saxophone

Technical Credits

Tiny Bradshaw   Composer
Tadd Dameron   Composer
Gil Fuller   Composer
Dizzy Gillespie   Composer
Babs Gonzales   Composer
Lucky Millinder   Composer
Lester Young   Composer
Coleman Hawkins   Composer
Chano Pozo   Composer
Jerome Kern   Composer
David Bennett   Composer
Ray Brown   Composer
Kenny Clarke   Composer
Duke Ellington   Composer
Oscar Hammerstein   Composer
Teddy Hill   Composer
E. Johnson   Composer
Frank Paparelli   Composer
Charlie Parker   Composer
Bobby Plater   Composer
Billy Strayhorn   Composer
Chappie Willett   Composer
Scott Yanow   Liner Notes
Chauncey Gray   Composer
Bert Lown   Composer
Frederick Hamm   Composer
Robert Wright   Composer

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