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2 Responses to Thursday Music: Dizzy Gillespie and Roy Eldridge: Blue Moon

  1. Duane12 says:

    This was a classic sung by Vaughn Monroe. My parents told me I did an excellent imitation of his baritone rendition. If only I could read music, I may of had a musical career. If, if, if!

  2. Cat Kin says:

    Have always liked Vaughn Monroe and his versions of almost anything. But I have to say, for my money, Mel Torme did the best Blue Moon rendition in a movie about Rogers and Hart who wrote the song. As for as Gillespie, you have to hear him go one up with a talent like Roy Eldridge to understand what a master of the trumpet he was.

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