Dizzy Gillespie

(1917-1993) famous American jazz composer and trumpeter, pioneer of the bebop jazz movement

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Dizzy Gillespie — en 1955 Nom John Birks Gillespie Naissance …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dizzy Gillespie — im Dezember 1955, Fotograf Carl van Vechten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 'Dizzy' Gillespie — ‘Dizzy’ Gillespie [Dizzy Gillespie] (1917–93) a US ↑jazz musician who invented the name ↑bebop and helped to develop that type of music. He played the ↑trumpet in a wide range of groups and wrote several successful pieces, including Hot House (19 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dizzy Gillespie — This article is about the jazz musician. For the Australian cricketer nicknamed Dizzy , see Jason Gillespie. Dizzy Gillespie Gillespie in concert, Deauville, Normandy, France Background information …   Wikipedia

  • Dizzy Gillespie — Para el trompetista argentino, véase Gillespi. Dizzy Gillespie en 1991. John Birks Gillespie (Cheraw, Carolina del Sur, Estados Unidos, 21 de octubre de 1917 Englewood, Nueva Jersey, 6 de enero 1993), Dizzy Gillespie, trompetista …   Wikipedia Español

  • Dizzy Gillespie — John Birks (Dizzy) Gillespie …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • ‘Dizzy’ Gillespie — ➡ Gillespie * * * …   Universalium

  • Dizzy Gillespie — noun United States jazz trumpeter and exponent of bebop (1917 1993) • Syn: ↑Gillespie, ↑John Birks Gillespie • Instance Hypernyms: ↑trumpeter, ↑cornetist …   Useful english dictionary

  • {‘Dizzy’ }Gillespie — (1917–93) a US jazz musician who invented the name bebop and helped to develop that type of music. He played the trumpet in a wide range of groups and wrote several successful pieces, including Hot House (1941) and Groovin’ High (1944). He was… …   Universalium

  • Dizzy Gillespie and the Double Six of Paris — Live album by Dizzy Gillespie and Les Double Six Released 1963 …   Wikipedia

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