Dizzy! Celebrating Dizzy Gillespie at 92nd Street Y Jazz in July Festival at 92nd Street Y

Meryl Wheeler uploaded this event on May 31, 2018

Where

92nd Street Y
92nd Street Y Jazz in July Festival

Lexington Avenue At 92nd Street
New York, NY
Map
212-415-5500

When

Tue, July 24, 2018
7:30 pm

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No one comes closer to capturing jazz icon Dizzy Gillespie’s trailblazing spirit than trumpeter Jon Faddis, whom Gillespie himself called “the best ever, including me!” Gillespie gave rise to bebop with groundbreaking records like “A Night in Tunisia,” which blended Afro-Cuban rhythms with the American sound. Rejoice in the brilliance of bop — from Dizzy’s own compositions (“Groovin’ High,” “Salt Peanuts”) to standards he reimagined (“All the Things You Are,” “On the Sunny Side of the Street”) — with Faddis, Jimmy Greene on tenor sax and a stellar rhythm section...

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Groovin’ High A Tribute To Dizzy Gillespie...
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