The Jazz Dispute

A heated debate between Charlie Parker’s alto and Dizzy Gillespie’s horn. The recording is “Leap Frog”, from Bird And Diz.

other than the technical glitch that Bird was the most gentle, jovial and understanding of men and was never known to express any such impatience or anger at anyone, this is nonetheless a brilliant illustration for all those who think they don’t understand bebop,

’cause THIS is what it’s all about.
this clip comes to us courtesy of phum

About mrG

I am a musician but I am a different sort of musician
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.


Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s