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'Dear Diz' Arturo Sandoval

Arturo Sandoval
Feb 1, 2013 Updated Feb 15, 2013

The new album from trumpet virtuoso Arturo Sandoval tributes his mentor, Dizzy Gillespie.

Tracks on the album

1. 'Be Bop' (Dizzy Gillespie)
2. 'Salt Peanuts' (Dizzy Gillespie, Kenneth Clarke)
3. 'And The She Stopped' (Dizzy Gillespie)
4. 'Birks Works' (Dizzy Gillespie)
5. 'Things To Come' (Walter Fuller, Dizzy Gillespie)
6. 'Fiesta Mojo' (Dizzy Gillespie)
7. 'Con Alma' (Dizzy Gillespie)
8. 'Tin Tin Deo' (Chano Pozo, Walter Fuller)
9. 'Algo Bueno' (Dizzy Gillespie)
10. 'A Night In Tunisia' (Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli)
11. 'Every Day I Think Of You' (Arturo Sandoval)

Special guests: Gary Burton, Bob Mintzer, Joey DeFrancesco, Eddie Daniels, Plas Johnson, Ed Calle, Gregg Field, Zane Musa, Andy Garcia, Manolo Gimenez

CD: Dear Diz - Every Day I Think of You (Concord CJA-33020-02)
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Arturo Sandoval (born November 6, 1949) is a Cuban jazz trumpeter, pianist and composer. He was born in Artemisa, Cuba. Sandoval, while still in Cuba, was influenced by jazz musicians Charlie Parker, Clifford Brown, and Dizzy Gillespie, finally meeting Gillespie later in 1977. Gillespie promptly became a mentor and colleague, playing with Arturo in concerts in Europe and Cuba and later featuring...

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