Dizzy Gillespie Special

Metropole Orchestra

The Hague, Netherlands, 2010

The “Metropole Orchestra” are featured during a concert at The Hague in the Netherlands on March 20th 2010 performing a medley of Dizzy Gillespie tunes arranged by Vince Mendoza, John Clayton, Ed Neumeister and Jorg Achim Keller.

Personnel: 

Vince Mendoza, conductor
Jon Faddis, trumpet
Steve Turre, trombone
Charles McPherson, alto sax
Giovanni Hidalgo, drums

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