John Birks Gillespie, finest referred to as Dizzy Gillespie, was an American jazz trumpeter, well-known for popularizing bebop, a mode of jazz, within the 1940s. One of many musician’s outstanding options was his giant cheeks, that appeared like they have been about to blow up when he was taking part in the trumpet.
Docs name Gillespie’s situation a laryngocele – a mass within the neck that’s stuffed with fluid or air however the trumpeter stated that scientists have studied his cheeks and gave them a reputation – “Gillespie’s Pouches”. Nevertheless you need to name it, Gillespie’s ability and expertise is simple.
Try the photographs of this ‘cheeky’ artist taking part in the trumpet within the gallery beneath!
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