Jazz trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie celebrates his 70th birthday in Nice, southern France, July 13, 1987. He is in Nice to appear in the Nice Jazz Festival.
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This photo provided by the Monterey Jazz Festival from the book “Monterey Jazz Festival:40 Legendary Years,” shows Dizzy Gillespie in 1958 at the Monterey Jazz Festival in Monterey, Calif. The festival celebrates its 50th anniversary this year.
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31st October 1972: American jazz musician and trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie (1917 – 1993) arriving at London Airport.
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Trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie writes a phrase of “Be-Bop” music on the blackboard in New York, May 1, 1947
Dizzy Gillespie Plays The Trumpet In New York City. Gillespie, A Legendary Trumpeter And Composer, Worked In Prominent Swing Bands Before He Founded His Own And Was Responsible For The Development Of The Dissonant Jazz Style Known As Bebop
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Dizzy Gillespie (1917-1993), si riposa durante il suo tour in Inghilterra - American jazz giant, the highly influentual trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie (1917 – 1993), one of the key innovators of the ‘bop’ movement in jazz, enjoys a quiet moment backstage while on tour in England.
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Portrait of Tadd Dameron, Mary Lou Williams, Milt Orent, Dixie Bailey, Jack Teagarden, and Dizzy Gillespie, Mary Lou Williams’ apartment, New York, N.Y., ca. Aug. 1947
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