Louis Armstrong's New Orleans, with Wynton Marsalis: A Joe Bev Musical Sound Portrait
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Date: April 2013
Duration: 1 hours 0 minutes
Veteran radio producer Joe Bevilacqua hosts thisentertaining, informative hour, recorded in the French Quarter of New Orleansand featuring jazz great Wynton Marsalis, jazz author and historian DonaldNewlove, WNYC Radio talk show host Leonard Lopate, members of the PreservationHall Jazz Band, and others. They discuss the origins of jazz and the life andmusic of legendary trumpeter Louis Armstrong. Also featured is the music ofArmstrong throughout his long career and some rare recordings, including audiofrom a 1957 CBS television documentary with Edward R. Murrow.