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Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning Album

Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning Album Performer: Dizzy Gillespie
Title: In The Beginning
Style: Bop
Label: Prestige
# Cat: PR 24 030
Released: 1973
Country: France
FLAC album: 1011 mb
MP3 album: 2373 mb
Rating: 4.7
Genre: Jazz


1Oop Bop Sh'Bam
Written-By – Gillespie, Fuller, Brown
2Hot House
Written-By – Tadd Dameron
3A Hand Fulla Gimme
Written-By – Gillespie, Fuller, Brown
4Things To Come
Written-By – Gillespie, Fuller
5I Waited For You
Written-By – Gillespie, Russell
6Our Delight
Written-By – Tadd Dameron
7All The Things You Are
Written-By – Kern-Hammerstein
8Nice Work If You Can Get It
Written-By – George & Ira Gershwin
9Thinking Of You
Written-By – Kalmar, Ruby
10Ray's Idea
Written-By – Fuller, Brown
11Blue 'n' Boogie
Written-By – Dizzy Gillespie
12Good Dues Blues
Written-By – Gillespie, Fuller, Ray Brown
13Shaw 'Nuff
Written-By – Parker, Gillespie
14Groovin' High
Written-By – Gillespie, Stone
15That's Earl, Brother
Written-By – Gillespie, Fuller, Brown
16She's Gone Again
Written-By – L. Gillespie
17Dizzy Atmosphere
Written-By – Dizzy Gillespie
18He Beeped When He Shoulda Bopped
Written-By – Gillespie, Fuller, Brown
Written-By – Gillespie, Shaw
20One Bass Hit, Part I
Written-By – Gillespie, Fuller, Brown
21One Bass Hit, Part II
Written-By – Gillespie, Fuller, Brown
22Lover Man
Written-By – Davis, Sherman, Ramirez
23Salt Peanuts
Written-By – Gillespie, Clarke


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
P-24030Dizzy Gillespie In The Beginning ‎(2xLP, Comp, RM)PrestigeP-24030US1973
PR 24030Dizzy Gillespie In The Beginning ‎(2xLP, Comp, Promo, RM)PrestigePR 24030UK1973
P-24030Dizzy Gillespie In The Beginning ‎(2xLP, Comp, Promo, RM, Gat)PrestigeP-24030US1973
P-24030Dizzy Gillespie In The Beginning ‎(2xLP, Comp, RM)PrestigeP-24030US1973
S 66.028Dizzy Gillespie In The Beginning ‎(2xLP, Comp, RM)Prestige, HispavoxS 66.028Spain1981


  • Alto SaxophoneCharlie Parker (tracks: A2 to B2), Jimmy Heath (tracks: D4 to D6), Sonny Stitt (tracks: B3 to B6)
  • BassCurly Russell (tracks: A5 to B2), Murray Shipinsky (tracks: A1), Percy Heath (tracks: D4 to D6), Ray Brown (tracks: B3 to C5, D2), Slam Stewart (tracks: A2 to A4)
  • DrumsCozy Cole (tracks: A2 to A4), Joe Harris (tracks: D1, D3 to D6), Kenny Clarke (tracks: B3 to C5, D2), Shelly Manne (tracks: A1), Sid Catlett (tracks: A5 to B2)
  • GuitarChuck Wayne (tracks: A1), Remo Palmieri (tracks: A2 to A4)
  • Liner NotesRalph J. Gleason
  • PianoAl Haig (tracks: A5 to B6), Clyde Hart (tracks: A2 to A4), Frank Paparelli (tracks: A1), John Lewis (tracks: C1 to C3), John Lewis (tracks: C4 to D3), Milt Jackson (tracks: C1 to C3), Milt Jackson (tracks: D4 to D6)
  • Remastered By [1973]Mike Reese
  • SaxophoneBilly Frazier (tracks: D1, D3), Howard Johnson (tracks: C1 to C5, D2), James Moody (tracks: D1, D3), John Brown (tracks: C1 to D3), Pee Wee Moore (tracks: C1 to D3), Ray Abrams (tracks: C1 to C5, D2), Scoops Carey (tracks: D1, D3), Warren Luckey (tracks: C1 to C5, D2)
  • Tenor SaxophoneDexter Gordon (tracks: A1), Jimmy Oliver (tracks: D4 to D6)
  • TromboneAl Moore (tracks: C1 to D3), Charles Greenlee (tracks: C1 to C3), Gordon Thomas (tracks: C4 to D3), Leon Comegys (tracks: C1 to C5, D2), Taswell Baird (tracks: D1, D3)
  • TrumpetDave Burns (tracks: C1 to D3), Dizzy Gillespie (tracks: A1 to D6), Elmon Wright (tracks: D1, D3), John Lynch (tracks: C1 to D3), Matthew McKay (tracks: D1, D3), Raymond Orr (tracks: C1 to C5, D2), Talib Daawood (tracks: C1 to C5, D2)
  • Vibraphone [Vibes]Milt Jackson (tracks: B3 to B6, C4, C5, D2)
  • VocalsAlice Roberts (tracks: B5, C1, D2), Dizzy Gillespie (tracks: B4, D5), Gil Fuller (tracks: B4), Kenny Hagood (tracks: D3), Sarah Vaughan (tracks: B1)


A1 Feb. 9, 1945
A2 Feb. (probably 28), 1945
A3 Feb. (probably 28), 1945
A4 Feb. (probably 28), 1945
A5 May 11, 1945
A6 May 11, 1945

B1 May 11, 1945
B2 May 11, 1945
B3 May 15, 1946
B4 May 15, 1946
B5 May 15, 1946
B6 May 15, 1946

C1 June 10, 1946
C2 June 10, 1946
C3 July 9, 1946
C4 July 9, 1946
C5 July 9, 1946

D1 Nov. 12, 1946
D2 July 9, 1946
D3 Nov. 12, 1946
D4 Sept. 16, 1950
D5 Sept. 16, 1950
D6 Sept. 16, 1950


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): MPO MU 24030 A DTV
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): MPO MU 24030 B DTV
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C): MPO MU 24030 C DTV
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D): MPO MU 24030 D DTV
  • Rights Society (Boxed): SACEM SGDL SACD SDRM
  • Price Code (2 x): Ⓓ


  • Distributed By – Musidisc-Europe
  • Printed By – Glory, Asnières
  • Remastered At – Fantasy Studios
  • Pressed By – MPO