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Louis Armstrong's New Orleans [electronic resource] : with Wynton Marsalis / Joseph Bevilacqua.

Bevilacqua, Joe. (Author). Marsalis, Wynton, 1961- (Narrator). Newlove, Donald. (Narrator). Lopate, Leonard. (Narrator).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781482909685 (electronic audio bk.)
  • ISBN: 1482909685 (electronic audio bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file) : digital.
  • Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Available through EBSCO
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by a full cast.
Summary, etc.:
Veteran radio producer Joe Bevilacqua hosts this entertaining, informative hour, recorded in the French Quarter of New Orleans and featuring jazz great Wynton Marsalis, jazz author and historian Donald Newlove, WNYC Radio talk show host Leonard Lopate, members of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, and others. They discuss the origins of jazz and the life and music of legendary trumpeter Louis Armstrong. Also featured is the music of Armstrong throughout his long career and some rare recordings, including audio from a 1957 CBS television documentary with Edward R. Murrow.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on publisher supplied image on web page (viewed May 14, 2013)
Subject: Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971.
Jazz musicians > United States > Biography.
Jazz > Louisiana > New Orleans > History and criticism.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Composers & Musicians
MUSIC / Genres & Styles / Jazz
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971.
Jazz musicians.
Louisiana > New Orleans.
United States.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Downloadable audio books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.

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