Synopsis by Matthew Tobey
Idem's Swing Era series presents luminaries from the swing-music scene in their element, performing their music. This episode stars the legendary Dizzy Gillespie. Swing Era: Dizzy Gillespie - Jivin' in Be-Bop features a total of 18 songs from a 1947 concert. Among the tunes are "Salt Peanuts," "Crazy About a Man," "He Beeped When He Should Have Bopped," and "Hubba Bubba Blues."