Career: 1937-1992 ()

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Career: 1937-1992 - Dizzy Gillespie
Track Listing
  1. King Porter Stomp
  2. Pickin' the Cabbage
  3. Opus X
  4. I Can't Get Started
  5. Good Bait
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  1. King Porter Stomp
  2. Pickin' the Cabbage
  3. Opus X
  4. I Can't Get Started
  5. Good Bait
  6. Blue 'n' Boogie
  7. Groovin' High
  8. All the Things You Are
  9. Dizzy Atmosphere
  10. Oop-Bop-Sh'bam
  11. Things to Come
  12. Two Bass Hit
  13. Cubana Be/Cubana Bop
  14. Manteca
  15. Jump Did-Le-Ba
  16. Hey Pete! Let's Eat Mo' Meat!
  17. Jumpin' With Symphony Sid
  18. Bloomdido
  19. Birk's Works
  20. I've Found a New Baby
  21. Salt Peanuts
  22. Perdido
  23. It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
  24. Mean to Me
  25. Cool Breeze
  26. I Remember Clifford
  27. A Night in Tunisia
  28. Chega de Saudade (No More Blues)
  29. Woody 'n' You
  30. Exuberante
  31. Wheatleigh Hall
  32. Bebop
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Any two-disc collection -- no matter how well-intentioned, as this one most certainly is -- that aims to cover a career 53 years long is going to be full of holes. That said, Shout Factory's handsomely packaged label-crossing Career: 1937-1992 tries hard. Beginning with Gillespie's tenure in the NBC Orchestra led by Teddy Hill, Diz can be heard alongside Dicky Wells, Russell Procope, and Howard Johnson tearing it up on "King Porter Stomp." Also from the early years are tracks that mark Diz's tenure with Cab Calloway and ...

Career: 1937-1992 2005, Shout! Factory

UPC: 826663085020

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