The Best of Odyssey 1945-1952

The Best of Odyssey 1945-1952

by Dizzy Gillespie


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The Best of Odyssey 1945-1952

The Best of Odyssey 1945-1952 is a solid compilation of Savoy sides recorded by jazz legend Dizzy Gillespie at the peak of his career. Included here are such bebop gems as "He Beeped When He Should Have Bopped" and "School Days."

Product Details

Release Date: 10/08/2002
Label: Savoy Jazz
UPC: 0795041715326
catalogNumber: 17153

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Dizzy Gillespie   Primary Artist,Trumpet,Vocals
Joe Carroll   Vocals
Serge Chaloff   Baritone Saxophone
Dexter Gordon   Tenor Saxophone
Haig   Piano
Milt Jackson   Organ,Piano,Vibes
Budd Johnson   Tenor Saxophone
Wynton Kelly   Piano
Shelly Manne   Drums
James Moody   Tenor Saxophone
Leo Parker   Baritone Saxophone
Oscar Pettiford   Bass
Sonny Stitt   Alto Saxophone
Johnny Bothwell   Alto Saxophone
Dave Burns   Trumpet
Ike Carpenter   Piano
John Graas   French Horn
Howard Johnson   Alto Saxophone
Hal McKusick   Alto Saxophone
Zutty Singleton   Drums
Chuck Wayne   Guitar
Felix Slatkin   Cello
Slim Gaillard   Guitar,Vocals
Trummy Young   Trombone
Percy Heath   Bass
Jack McVea   Tenor Saxophone
Ray Abrams   Tenor Saxophone
Cohn   Tenor Saxophone
Tommy Allison   Trumpet
Victor Arno   Violin
Taswell Baird   Trombone
Art Blakey   Drums
Ray Brown   Bass
Bam Brown   Bass
Kenny Burrell   Guitar
Kenny Clarke   Drums
Henry Coker   Trombone
John Coltrane   Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Leon Comegys   Trombone
Talib Dawud   Trumpet
Walter Edelstein   Violin
Kansas Fields   Drums
Stan Fishelson   Trumpet
Bill Frazier   Tenor Saxophone
Bill Graham   Alto Saxophone,Baritone Saxophone
Bernie Griggs   Bass
Benny Harris   Trumpet
Joe Harris   Drums
J. Alan Johnson   Trombone
Steve Jordan   Guitar
Irv Kluger   Drums
Warren Luckey   Tenor Saxophone
John Lynch   Trumpet
Dodo Marmarosa   Piano
Alton Moore   Trombone
Frank Paparelli   Piano
Charlie Parker   Alto Saxophone
Stuff Smith   Violin
Ollie Wilson   Trombone
Eleanor Slatkin   Cello
Dick Kenney   Trombone
Harold Smith & the Majestics   Trombone
Pee Wee Moore   Baritone Saxophone
Raymond Orr   Trumpet
Charles Greenlea   Trombone
George "Scoops" Carry   Alto Saxophone
Murray Shipinski   Bass
Matthew McKay   Trumpet
Gordon Thomas   Trombone
Askel Issenbuth   Flute
Joe Magro   Tenor Saxophone
Jack Carmen   Trombone
Walter Robertson   Trombone,Trumpet
John Brown   Alto Saxophone
John Richard Lewis   Piano
Jack Shukman   Violin
Jones   Drums

Technical Credits

Gil Fuller   Composer
Dizzy Gillespie   Arranger,Composer
Slim Gaillard   Composer
Chano Pozo   Composer
Steve Backer   Executive Producer
Ray Brown   Composer
Walter Fuller   Composer
Orrin Keepnews   Reissue Producer
Steve Lasker   Noise Reduction
Wynton Marsalis   Composer
Dan Morgenstern   Annotation
Frank Paparelli   Composer
Charlie Parker   Composer
Harry Warren   Composer
J.J. Stelmach   Art Direction
Mort Dixon   Composer
Raymond Leveen   Composer
Milton Shaw   Composer
Gus Edwards   Composer
Will D. Cobb   Composer
Scott Johnson   Graphic Design
Billy Rose   Composer

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