Dizzy Gillespie and Machito performing onstage

Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006

Machito (1908-1984) was a Latin jazz musician who helped popularize Afro-Cuban jazz and create both Cubop and salsa music. Dizzy Gillespie (1917-1993) was an American jazz trumpeter and helped developed bebop jazz along with Charlie Parker.


Date
1980s, Date accepted
Creator
Carlos Ortiz
Document Type
Photograph: color photographs
Identifier
CaOr_b27_f01_0010
Related Keywords
Latin Jazz, Musicians
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Frank "Machito" Grillo, Dizzy Gillespie
Citation
Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006. Dizzy Gillespie and Machito performing onstage: CaOr_b27_f01_0010. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Jan 2021.
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