A Night in Tunisia

Dexter Gordon

The Netherlands, 1964

Saxophonist Dexter Gordon performs Dizzy Gillespie’s “A Night in Tunisia” at this 1964 concert in The Netherlands.

Gordon, like many of his peers, moved to Europe in the 1960s. Although he lived mainly in Paris and Copenhagen, he performed frequently in the Netherlands due to the country’s active jazz scene.

Personnel:

Dexter Gordon – tenor sax
George Gruntz – piano
Guy Pedersen – bass
Danaiel Humair – drums