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Masters of American Music

Satchmo - Louis Armstrong Masters of American Music


Satchmo. There are very few people in this country - or the world - who would not recognize that name. Born at the turn of the century, Louis Armstrong was a living symbol of twentieth-century American Culture. He revolutionized the world of music and became one of the nation's most influential entertainers. In the nearly ten decades since he made his initial recordings, nothing has diminished the magnitude of his accomplishment.

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  • Louis Armstrong
  • Wynton Marsalis
  • Dexter Gordon
  • Tony Bennett
  • Lester Bowie
  • Dave Brubeck


  • Gerald Marks / Seymour Simons / Curtis Stigers, All Of Me
  • Harry Akst / Sam M.Lewis / Joe Young, Dinah
  • Ella Fitzgerald / Jimmy McHugh, I Can't Give You Anything But Love
  • Johnny Burke / Arthur Johnston, Skeletons in the Closet
  • Johnny Mercer / Harry Warren, Jeepers Creepers
  • Louis Armstrong, Umbrella Man
  • Cole Porter, Now You Has Jazz
  • Henri Betti / Louis Armstrong, C'est Si Bon
  • Thomas Fats Waller / Andy Razaf, Black and Blue
  • Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews / Jimmy McHugh / Dorothy Fields, On the Sunny Side of the Street


  • Directed by:
    • Gary Giddins
    • Kendrick Simmons
  • Production date: 1989
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min
  • Production: © Multiprises, LLC
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