Dizzy Gillespie (John Birks Gillespie) (1917-1993)

Image Ownership: Public Domain Jazz great Dizzy Gillespie had a long and distinguished musical career as a trumpeter, composer, and bandleader. Unlike many jazz musicians whose lives were cut tragically short, Gillespie’s career spanned the 1930s to the 1980s, from the big band swing era … Read MoreDizzy Gillespie (John Birks Gillespie) (1917-1993)