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Bebop Big and Small

A new reissue of Dizzy Gillespie recordings showcases his pioneering music in a variety of different ensemble settings.

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Other segments from the episode on May 25, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, May 25, 1987: Interview with Nicholas Proffitt; Review of Dizzy Gillespie's album "Dizziest"; Interview with Werner Klemperer; Commentary on bad television shows.

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