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by Teachout, Terry.

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Overview

TitlePops : a life of Louis Armstrong
Author / Responsible partyTeachout, Terry.
CollectionNonfiction
GenreBiography.
TopicsBiography. Armstrong, Louis, -- 1901-1971. Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherCELA/CNIB
Published2020

Summary

Louis Armstrong is considered one of the greatest jazz musicians of the twentieth century, a gifted and imaginative artist who also created collages and wrote an autobiography. Teachout's biography draws on hundreds of reels of recordings of backstage and after-hour conversations that Armstrong made throughout his career, newly uncovered material about Armstrong's early life, and Armstrong's own writings. Some strong language.

Additional Information

descriptiondata
System control numberAM15181
Original Print PublisherBoston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009.
NarratorDesmond Scott.
Narrator NameDesmond Scott.
Participant or performer noteDesmond Scott.
Contains Strong/Coarse languageStrong language
Narrators GenderMale narrator