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The Louis Armstrong companion

eight decades of commentary

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Published by Schirmer Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971.,
    • Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Jazz -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Joshua Berrett.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsBerrett, Joshua.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML419.A75 L68 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 299 p. :
      Number of Pages299
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL368605M
      ISBN 10002864669X
      LC Control Number98029206

        Well on the front page regarding Bepop in the book Music in the Modern Age, there’s a quotation from Louis Armstrong as he disparagingly referred to Bepop as “Chinese music.” This is pretty funny, isn’t it? After all, the Chinese representative would probably disagree with Louis, unless he thinks Chinese music is vulgar. His latest books, both on jazz, appeared in The Louis Armstrong Companion: Eight Decades of Commentary (Schirmer Books/Simon & Schuster Macmillan; and The Musical World of J.J. Johnson (co-authored with Louis G. Bourgois and published by Scarecrow Press and the Institute of Jazz Studies at Rutgers University).

      Be My Life's Companion. Ap Louis Armstrong and The All Stars; Beale Street Blues. J Louis Armstrong and The All Stars; Beat Generation, The. October, The Beat Generation; Beau Koo Jack. December 5, Louis Armstrong And His Savoy Ballroom Five; Beautiful American, The. April , Louis Armstrong And. His book “What a Wonderful World” called for a re-evaluation of Armstrong’s later years, and a new Mosaic set, “Columbia and RCA Victor Live Recordings of Louis Armstrong and the All-Stars”, acts as a companion volume, amplifying Riccardi’s fervent opinions through the music itself.

      Louis Armstrong at the recording session of “Louis Armstrong Plays W.C. Handy,” where he showed his Star of David. (Photo courtesy Louis Armstrong House Museum) Tulane University’s Hogan Jazz Archive curator and author Bruce Raeburn and writer and historian Jack Stewart have both researched the area extensively and reported its importance. The Louis Armstrong Legacy Series: Recently Dot Time Records reached an agreement with the Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation to release four albums of previously unreleased music from the Louis Armstrong Collection. During the next two years these albums .


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Louis Armstrong, born intook it all in. Until Louis made his mark in music, he and his family were the “Unknown New Orleanians”. For the family history researcher, that is a challenge. Biographical information says that his parents were William Armstrong and Mary (Maryann according to Louis) Albert.

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Wagstaff, Christopher. About Who Was Louis Armstrong?. If not for a stint in reform school, young Louis Armstrong might never have become a musician. It was a teacher at the Colored Waifs Home who gave him a cornet, promoted him to band leader, and saw talent in the tough kid from the even tougher New Orleans neighborhood called Storyville.This is a Wikipedia Book, a collection of articles which can be downloaded electronically or ordered in dia Books are maintained by the Wikipedia community, particularly WikiProject dia Books can also be tagged by the banners of any relevant Wikiprojects (with |class=book).

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