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Dizzy Gillespie August 16, 1951

Main Session Personnel
trumpet
baritone saxophone, alto saxophone
vibraphone, piano
bass
drums
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 I'm in a Mess 2:13 Joe Carroll (vocal)
2 School Days 3:11 Joe Carroll (vocal)
3 Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac 3:11 (vocal), (ensemble vocal)
4 Bopsie's Blues 2:35 Melvin Moore (vocal)
5 Bopsie's Blues (Alternate Take) 3:16 Melvin Moore (vocal)
6 I Couldn't Beat the Rap 2:58 Melvin Moore (vocal)
Content State: draft
genre: bop
Recording Date: 
1951-08-16
Label Name: 
Savoy
Leader(s): 
Dizzy Gillespie
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
baritone saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
vibraphone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Personnel: 
Dizzy Gillespie
Personnel: 
Bill Graham
Personnel: 
Bill Graham
Personnel: 
Milt Jackson
Personnel: 
Milt Jackson
Personnel: 
Percy Heath
Personnel: 
Al Jones
Ensemble Size: 
quintet
Venue Type: 
studio
Venue Location: 
New York, New York
Session Details: 

Our sources do not indicate on which tracks Graham and Jackson play which of the two instruments they are credited with. -JS

Sources: 
bruyninckx; Ruppli, Michel "The Savoy Label"; Jazzdisco.org; allmusic