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.
1980s, Date accepted
Photograph: color photographs
Latin Jazz, Musicians
Individuals or Organizations MentionedFrank "Machito" Grillo
, Dizzy Gillespie
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.
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archives