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A Night in Havana: Dizzy Gillespie in Cuba

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Music, and particularly jazz, knows no borders, and this documentary follows the eminent trumpet great [[Performer~P91571~Dizzy Gillespie~dizzygillespie]] during a musical tour of Cuba, during which he gets to meet with Fidel Castro and has fun with local dancers and musicians. In concert footage, the balloon-cheeked musician plays A Night in Tunisia and Cubana Bop, among other favorites. In interviews, the musician speaks about his past and the musical compositions which have inspired him. ~ Clarke...more

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