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Louis Armstrong

By virtue of the role he played in its evolution during the first quarter of the 20th century, Louis Armstrong is regarded as the most influential jazz musician in history. This distinction is coupled with his stewardship of jazz around the world over the next five decades as the earliest and greatest ambassador of America's first true musical art form. With the liberating effects of the Jazz Age reverberating on world culture since the 1930s, Satchmo's contributions to society are now measured alongside those of the greatest artists, philosophers and statesmen of the modern era. In the year 2000, we celebrate the centennial of his birth on August 4, 1901—a date that Louis took with him throughout his life. While historical evidence discovered nearly two decades after his 1971 death suggested a different birth date, there has never been any conclusive reason to dispute Pops' own c.v.

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Mari Cântăreți De...
Label Bleu
2012
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Louis Armstrong: Satchmo - Ambassador of Jazz
Louis Armstrong:...

2012
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Louis Armstrong & The All Stars: Satchmo At Symphony Hall  - The...
Louis Armstrong & The...
Verve Music Group
2012
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Anthology
Label Bleu
2011
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The Great Chicago...
Label Bleu
2011
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Louis Armstrong: The Complete Louis Armstrong Decca Sessions (1935-1946)
Louis Armstrong: The...
Mosaic Records
2010
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