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The great 1956 Chicago concert : complete edition

Louis Armstrong (performer), Trummy Young (performer), Edmond Hall (performer)
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The great 1956 Chicago concert : complete edition

Louis Armstrong (performer), Trummy Young (performer), Edmond Hall (performer)
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Title
The great 1956 Chicago concert : complete edition / Louis Armstrong & his All Stars
Performer
Louis Armstrong 1901-1971 (trompet;zang) Trummy Young 1912-1984 (trombone) Edmond Hall  (klarinet) Billy Kyle  (piano) Dale Jones  (bas) Barrett Deems  (drums) Velma Middleton  (zang)
Publisher
Essential Jazz Classics, 2017
2 cd's
Recording date
1956
Playing time
02:35:29
EAN
8436559462372
CDR
JCX2303
Placing suggestion
73 - Jazz (NBLC) J1 - Jazz (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 3 times in Flemish libraries

About Louis Armstrong

Louis Daniel Armstrong (August 4, 1901 – July 6, 1971), nicknamed "Satchmo", "Satch", and "Pops", was an American trumpeter, composer, vocalist, and actor who was among the most influential figures in jazz. His career spanned five decades, from the 1920s to the 1960s, and different eras in the history of jazz. In 2017, he was inducted into the Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame.

Armstrong was born and raised in New Orleans. Coming to prominence in the 1920s as an inventive trumpet and cornet player, Armstrong was a foundational influence in jazz, shifting the focus of the music from collective improvisation to solo performance. Around 1922, he followed his mentor, Joe "King" Oliver, to Chicago to play in the Creole Jazz Band. In Chicago, he spent time with other popular jazz musicians, reconnecting with his friend Bix Beiderbecke and spending time with Hoagy Carmichael and Lil Hardin. He earned a reputation at "cutting …Read more on Wikipedia

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