October 13, 1957 – you do not want to miss Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Rosemary Clooney and Louis Armstrong on the TV Special “The Edsel Show”.
September 29, 1959 – you do not want to miss the ” Bing Crosby Oldsmobile Show” on ABC with Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee and George Shearing.
Ahmad Jamal and Yusef Lateef’s ‘Live at the Olympia, June 27, 2012’ is a live album released on September 9, 2014. Track Listing : 1.Autumn Rain (Ahmad Jamal) – 08:15 . 2.Blue Moon (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 08:32 . 3.The Gypsy (Billy Reid) – 04:07 . 4.Invitation (Bronislau Kaper) – 11:12 . 5.I Remember […]
Dr. John’s ‘Ske-Dat-De-Dat: The Spirit of Satch’ is a tribute album to Louis Armstrong, released on August 19, 2014 by Concord. Track Listing : 1.What A Wonderful World (George Douglas, Bob Thiele, George David Weiss) – 04:10 . 2.Mack The Knife (Marc Blitzstein, Bertolt Brecht, Kurt Weill) – 06:13 . 3.Tight Like This (Langston Curl) […]
‘Porgy and Bess’ by Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald is a studio album recorded on August 18-19 & October 14, 1957 and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Overture (George Gershwin) – 10:52 . 2.Summertime (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) – 04:58 . 3.I Wants To Stay Here (George Gershwin, Ira […]
August 17, 1990 – Wynton Marsallis plus Doc Cheatham, Jacki Byard, Carrie Smith, Bucky Pizzarelli, Ruby Braff, Teddy Riley, Elvin Jones, Jon Faddis, Georges Wein and many others. They all pay tribute to Louis Armstrong. at Newport Casino in Newport, RI
‘Ella and Louis’ by Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong is a studio album recorded on August 16, 1956 with the Oscar Peterson Quartet. Track Listing : 1.Can’T We Be Friends? (Paul James, Kay Swift) – 03:47 . 2.Isn’T This A Lovely Day? (Irving Berlin) – 06:16 . 3.Moonlight In Vermont (John Blackburn, Karl Suessdorf) – […]
‘Ella and Louis Again’ by Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong is a studio (sequel to their 1956 ‘Ella and Louis’) album recorded on July 23 & 31 and August 13, 1957 In 1957 and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Don’T Be That Way (Benny Goodman, Mitchell Parish, Edgar Sampson) – 05:01 […]
Stan Getz Quartet, Pat Metheny Group, Astor Piazzolla, Oscar Peterson, Ray Brown, Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen, Buddy Rich, Modern Jazz Quartet, Louis Armstrong, Jaco Pastorius, Lionel Hampton, Billy Cobham, George Duke Band, John Coltrane, Don Ellis. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 297 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited […]
This day (July 6, 1971), in Corona, Queens, died Louis Armstrong, an American jazz trumpeter and singer.
Barbra Streisand whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has sang with a myriad of artists. We have selected twelve of them : Michael Buble, Céline Dion, Il Divo, Vince Gill, Ray Charles, Louis Armstrong, Neil Diamond, Barry Gibb, Kris Kristofferson, Judy Garland, Burt Bacharach, Michel Legrand Here, they are reunited in one […]
‘Together for the First Time / The Great Reunion” is the combination of two recordings done on April 3–4, 1961 by a sextet combining Duke Ellington with Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars, and both released the same year by Roulette. Track Listing : 1.Duke’S Place (Duke Ellington, Bob Katz, Bob Thiele) – 05:08 . 2.I’M […]
April 2, 1962 – you do not wish to miss Louis Armstrong with Jewel Brown (voc), Trummy Young (tb), Joe Darensbourg (cl) Billy Kyle (p), Bill Cronk (b) Danny Barcelona (d) at the “Goodyear Jazz Concert” TV show.
March 22, 1965 – Louis Armstrong and his All Stars – that is Tyree Glenn, Eddie Shu, Billy Kyle, Arvell Shaw, Jewel Brown and Danny Barcelona – will play at Friedrichsstadt Palast in East Berlin
March 9, 1963 – you do not miss Louis Armstrong accompanied by Jewel Brown (voc), Trummy Young (tb), Joe Darensbourg, (cl), Billy Kyle, (p), Arvell Shaw (b) and Danny Barcelona (d) tapes the BP Supershow at Australia’s Television City (GTV 9 Studios).
‘Basin Street East Proudly Presents Miss Peggy Lee’ is a live album arranged by Jack Marshall, recorded on February 9 & March 8, 1961 and released the same year by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Day In, Day Out (Rube Bloom, Johnny Mercer) – 01:44 . 2.Moments Like This (Burton Lane, Frank Loesser) – 02:59 . […]