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Hapy Birthday, Dizzy! [John Birks Gillespie]

By Bbenzon @bbenzon

John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie would have been 104 years old today. Gillespie was not only a brilliant trumpeter who expanded both the harmonic and rhythmic range of jazz, but he was also the main force that brought attention to the bebop movement

— Cleveland Time Records (@CLETimeRecords) October 21, 2021

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