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Jazz Recital (also released as Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra) is an album by trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie recorded in 1954 and 1955 and originally released on the Norgran label. It consists of quintet, sextet and orchestrated tracks[1]

Jazz Recital
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Studio album by
Released1956
RecordedMay 25 & June 8, 1954 and September 12 & November 8, 1955
New York City
GenreJazz
LabelNorgran
MGN 1083
ProducerNorman Granz
Dizzy Gillespie chronology
Roy and Diz
(1954)
Jazz Recital
(1956)
One Night in Washington
(1955)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[2]

Track listingEdit

All compositions by Dizzy Gillespie and Buster Harding except as indicated

  1. "Sugar Hips" (Dizzy Gillespie, Wade Legge) - 5:16
  2. "Hey Pete" (Gillespie, Buster Harding, Lester Peterson) - 5:07
  3. "Money Honey" (Jesse Stone) - 2:30
  4. "Blue Mood" - 3:29
  5. "Rails" - 3:30
  6. "Devil and the Flesh" - 3:21
  7. "Rumbola" - 3:25
  8. "Taking a Chance on Love" (Vernon Duke, Ted Fetter, John Latouche) - 3;26
  9. "Play Me The Blues" -
  10. "(Seems Like) You Just Don't Care" (Kitty Noble, Rose Marie McCoy) -

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dizzy Gillespie discography accessed March 27, 2012
  2. ^ Allmusic Review accessed March 27, 2012