The Giant (Dizzy Gillespie album)
|Live album by Dizzy Gillespie|
April 13, 1973|
|Dizzy Gillespie chronology|
The Allmusic review stated "Gillespie plays well enough... Still, the edge is missing on these explorations of standards and recent originals although he is in particularly fine form on the ballads".
|The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide|
- "Stella By Starlight" (Victor Young, Ned Washington) - 7:45
- "I Waited For You" (Gil Fuller, Dizzy Gillespie) - 3:50
- "The Girl of My Dreams" (Sunny Clapp) - 5:24
- "Fiesta Mo-Jo" (Gillespie) - 11:21
- "Serenity" (Kenny Drew) - 5:08
- Dizzy Gillespie - trumpet
- Johnny Griffin - tenor saxophone (tracks 4 & 5)
- Kenny Drew - piano
- Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen - bass
- Kenny Clarke - drums
- Humberto Canto - conga drums
- Dizzy Gillespie discography accessed April 13, 2012
- Yanow, S. "Review: The Giant". Allmusic. Retrieved April 13, 2012.
- Christgau, Robert (June 16, 1975). "Christgau's Consumer Guide". The Village Voice. New York. Retrieved May 27, 2013.
- Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 83. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.