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Dizzy Gillespie and Johnny Richards September 16, 1954

Main Session Personnel
trumpet
french horn
french horn
french horn
french horn
baritone saxophone
woodwinds
woodwinds
woodwinds
piano
bass, drums
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Roses of Picardy 4:38
Dizzy and Strings
Catalog #: 1023
2 Silhouette 3:56
Dizzy and Strings
Catalog #: 1023
3 Can You Recall? 3:27
Dizzy and Strings
Catalog #: 1023
4 O Solow 5:06
Dizzy and Strings
Catalog #: 1023
Dizzy Gillespie (vocal)
Content State: draft
genre: bop
Recording Date: 
1954-09-16
Label Name: 
Norgran
Leader(s): 
Dizzy Gillespie
Leader(s): 
Johnny Richards
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
french horn
Skill/instrument: 
french horn
Skill/instrument: 
french horn
Skill/instrument: 
french horn
Skill/instrument: 
baritone saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
woodwinds
Skill/instrument: 
woodwinds
Skill/instrument: 
woodwinds
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
strings
Skill/instrument: 
arranger
Skill/instrument: 
Conductor
Personnel: 
Dizzy Gillespie
Personnel: 
John Barrows
Personnel: 
Jim Buffington
Personnel: 
Fred Klein
Personnel: 
Jim Chambers
Personnel: 
Danny Bank
Personnel: 
George Berg
Personnel: 
Jack Greenberg
Personnel: 
Tom Parshley
Personnel: 
unknown
Personnel: 
Johnny Richards
Personnel: 
Johnny Richards
Ensemble Size: 
orchestra
Venue Type: 
studio
Venue Location: 
New York, New York
Session Details: 

Bruyninckx indicates there are nine unknown string players in addition to the identified players listed above. -JS

Sources: 
Bruyninckx, jazzdisco.org, wikipedia.org