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Bandleader, Trumpet, Vocals
1917 - 1993.
The Greatest Trumpet of Them All (ri) (FRA)
(if not orig.)
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Black labels with silver print and black plastic centre. Big silver Verve logo on top.
Glossy single cover. Semi-light surface wear on front (> top & bottom > middle). Some wear and light creases along the edges. Some corner wear.
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A highly important / influential American trumpet player / bandleader / composer and a major figure in the development of bebop and modern jazz, born John Birks Gillespie in Cheraw, South California in 1917. As The Dizzy Gillespie Octet. Late 1970s / early 1980s French reissue of Verve MGVS-6117 (USA 1960). Stereo.