The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight-2 on Dizzy Gillespie

Aug 18, 2019

The Feeling of Jazz, Program No. 359 airing August 18, 2019 featured a spotlight on American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer and singer John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie.
The Feeling of Jazz, program No. 359 airing August 18, 2019 featured a second spotlight on American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer and singer John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie (October 21, 1917 – January 6, 1993) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Alan Corns featured music from Peter Appleyard, Zoot Sims, Bob Brookmeyer and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth. 

8 p.m. Hour – Music by Title, Artist, Album (Record Label), Composer, Time Length 

1. My Heart Belongs to Daddy, Dizzy Gillespie Quintet, Have Trumpet Will Excite (Verve), Cole Porter, 6:01 min.2. Tangerine, Peter Appleyard, Barbados Cool (Concord), Mercer-Schertzinger, 5:28 min.3. On the Sunny Side of the Street, Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Side Up (Verve), Jimmy McHugh-Dorothy Fields, 5:41 min.4. Box Cars, Zoot Sims-Bob Brookmeyer, Morning Fun (Black Lion), Al Cohn, 5:21 min.5. Cool Breeze, Dizzy Gillespie, Dizzy in Greece (Verve), Dizzy Gillespie, 4:53 min.6. Red Bank Blues, Count Basie (8-piece group), Basie Jam (Pablo), Count Basie, 8:50 min.7. Birks Works, Dizzy Gillespie, Birk's Works (Verve), Dizzy Gillespie, 4:53 min.8. Trees, Peter Ecklund, Ecklund at Elkhart (Jazzology), Oscar Rasbach-Joyce Kilmer, 4:28 min.  

9 p.m. Hour – Music by Title, Artist, Album (Record Label), Composer, Time Length 

1. I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart, Dizzy Gillespie-Stan Getz, Diz and Getz (Norgran Records), Duke Ellington, 6:15 min.2. Rockin' In Rhythm, Modern Jazz Quartet, MJQ for Ellington (East West), Ellington-Mills-Carney, 6:33 min.3. Groovin' High, Dizzy Gillespie, Dizzy in South America (Red Anchor), Dizzy Gillespie, 5:53 min.4. He's My Guy, Sarah Vaughn, Sarah Vaughn with Clifford Brown (Emory) Raye-DePaul, 4:12 min.5. I Found a Million Dollar Baby in a 5 and 10 Cent Store, Dizzy Gillespie Quintet with Junior Mance, Have Trumpet Will Excite (Verve), Harry Warren, 6:33 min.6. Blues Up and Down, Scott Hamilton-Ken Peplowski, Groovin' High (Concord), Ammons-Stitt, 4:50 min.7. Groovin' For Nat, Dizzy Gillepie, Dizzy in Greece (Verve), Ernie Wilkins, 3:17 min.8. Swing is the Thing, Flip Phillips, Swing Is The Thing (Verve), Phillips-Alden, 8:26 min.