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Video: Dizzy in Denmark, 1970

Screen Shot 2017-10-18 at 5.04.59 PMDay #3 of my Dizzy Gillespie tribute. Today, a concert video of Gillespie with the Kenny Clarke–Francy Boland Big Band at the Tivoli Gardens Concert Hall in Copenhagen, Denmark, on November, 4 1970. And what a monster big band it was! The musicians were Gillespie (tp, voc); Benny Bailey, Art Farmer, Dusko Goycovich and Idrees Sulieman (tp); Nat Peck, Ake Persson and Erik van Lier (tb); Derek Humble (as); Billy Mitchell, Ronnie Scott and Tony Coe (ts); Sahib Shihab (bs); Francy Boland (p); Jimmy Woode (b), Kenny Clarke and Kenny Clare (d). [Photo above from YouTube]

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