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Dizzy and Strings

# Tracks Playtime Session Session Personnel & Personnel Variances for Tracks
1 Roses of Picardy 4:38 Dizzy Gillespie and Johnny Richards September 16, 1954 Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet), John Barrows (french horn), Jim Buffington (french horn), Fred Klein (french horn), Jim Chambers (french horn), Danny Bank (baritone saxophone), George Berg (woodwinds), Jack Greenberg (woodwinds), Tom Parshley (woodwinds), unknown (piano), Johnny Richards (bass, drums)
2 Silhouette 3:56 Dizzy Gillespie and Johnny Richards September 16, 1954 Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet), John Barrows (french horn), Jim Buffington (french horn), Fred Klein (french horn), Jim Chambers (french horn), Danny Bank (baritone saxophone), George Berg (woodwinds), Jack Greenberg (woodwinds), Tom Parshley (woodwinds), unknown (piano), Johnny Richards (bass, drums)
3 Can You Recall? 3:27 Dizzy Gillespie and Johnny Richards September 16, 1954 Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet), John Barrows (french horn), Jim Buffington (french horn), Fred Klein (french horn), Jim Chambers (french horn), Danny Bank (baritone saxophone), George Berg (woodwinds), Jack Greenberg (woodwinds), Tom Parshley (woodwinds), unknown (piano), Johnny Richards (bass, drums)
4 O Solow 5:06 Dizzy Gillespie and Johnny Richards September 16, 1954 John Barrows (french horn), Jim Buffington (french horn), Fred Klein (french horn), Jim Chambers (french horn), Danny Bank (baritone saxophone), George Berg (woodwinds), Jack Greenberg (woodwinds), Tom Parshley (woodwinds), unknown (piano), Johnny Richards (bass, drums)
(variance) -- Dizzy Gillespie (vocal)
5 Cool Eyes 3:48 Dizzy Gillespie September 15, 1954 Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet), Quincy Jones (trumpet), Ernie Royal (trumpet), Jimmy Nottingham (trumpet), Leon Comegys (trombone), J.J. Johnson (trombone), George Matthews (trombone), Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone), George Dorsey (alto saxophone), Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone), Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone), Danny Bank (baritone saxophone), Wade Legge (piano), Lou Hackney (bass), Charlie Persip (drums), Buster Harding (arranger)
6 Confusion 4:41 Dizzy Gillespie September 15, 1954 Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet), Quincy Jones (trumpet), Ernie Royal (trumpet), Jimmy Nottingham (trumpet), Leon Comegys (trombone), J.J. Johnson (trombone), George Matthews (trombone), Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone), George Dorsey (alto saxophone), Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone), Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone), Danny Bank (baritone saxophone), Wade Legge (piano), Lou Hackney (bass), Charlie Persip (drums), Buster Harding (arranger)
7 Pile Driver 3:56 Dizzy Gillespie September 15, 1954 Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet), Quincy Jones (trumpet), Ernie Royal (trumpet), Jimmy Nottingham (trumpet), Leon Comegys (trombone), J.J. Johnson (trombone), George Matthews (trombone), Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone), George Dorsey (alto saxophone), Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone), Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone), Danny Bank (baritone saxophone), Wade Legge (piano), Lou Hackney (bass), Charlie Persip (drums), Buster Harding (arranger)
8 Hob Nail Special (Hob Nail Boogie) 2:52 Dizzy Gillespie September 15, 1954 Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet), Quincy Jones (trumpet), Ernie Royal (trumpet), Jimmy Nottingham (trumpet), Leon Comegys (trombone), J.J. Johnson (trombone), George Matthews (trombone), Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone), George Dorsey (alto saxophone), Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone), Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone), Danny Bank (baritone saxophone), Wade Legge (piano), Lou Hackney (bass), Charlie Persip (drums), Buster Harding (arranger)
Leader(s): 
Dizzy Gillespie
Label Name: 
Norgran
Catalog Number: 
1023
Release Date: 
September 17, 1954
Tracks: 
Roses of Picardy
Tracks: 
Silhouette
Tracks: 
Can You Recall?
Tracks: 
O Solow
Tracks: 
Cool Eyes
Tracks: 
Confusion
Tracks: 
Pile Driver
Format: 
LP
Total Time: 
32:23
Issue Status: 
original
Post-production audio editing
Remaster: 
no
Remix: 
no
Overdub: 
no
Sources: 
wikipedia.org