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Louis Armstrong: The Early Years (YP)
September 17, 2018 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Few jazz musicians live up to the legendary Louis Armstrong, whose unmistakable voice, superhuman musical memory and plangent, blistering tone on the trumpet had a tectonic effect on the music world. Incorporating photographs of New Orleans and musical recordings, this presentation will cover Armstrong’s childhood, musical training, influences and earliest jazz recordings.