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Louis Armstrong

This week In Jazz Legends 11

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 […]

Singing With Barbra Streisand

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 […]

Louis Armstrong is on Australian Television (1963)

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).

Peggy Lee records ‘Basin Street East Proudly Presents Miss Peggy…

‘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 . […]

On TV today, Louis, Dizzy et al at ‘Timex Jazz’ (1959)

January 7, 1959 – you do not miss Coleman Hawkins, Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie, Louis Armstrong, Vic Dickenson, Jo Jones, Duke Ellington, George Shearing, Barbara Dane, Dakota Staton, Gene Krupa among others at the “Timex All-Star Jazz Show” on CBS hosted by Jackie Gleason

Barbra Streisand records her fifth live album in Las Vegas : ‘Timeless:…

Barbra Streisand’s ‘Timeless: Live in Concert’ is her fifth live album recorded on December 31, 1999 – January 1, 2000 in Las Vegas, Nevada and released on September 19, 2000 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Opening/You’Ll Never Know (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon) – 02:31 . 2.Something’S Coming (Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim) – 03:41 . 3.The […]

Wynton Marsalis celebrates Louis Armstrong (2012)

December 28, 2012 – (and tomorrow), the Wynton Marsalis Tentet – that is Wynton Marsalis (tp, voc), Jon-Erik Kellso (tp), Andy Stein (viol), Ken Salvo (bjo,g), Victor Goines (s, cl), Dan Nimmer (p), Carlos Henriquez (b), Ali Jackson (d), Chris Crenshaw (tb) and Vince Giordano (b, tba) – celebrates “The Louis Armstrong Continuum” at Dizzy’s […]