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Louis Armstrong All-Stars

From 1947 till his death in 1971, Louis Armstrong toured the world with his All-Stars, enchanting audiences with his unique mix of classic tunes, great playing and irrepressible joie de vivre. Geoffrey Smith features All-Star favourites including Muskrat Ramble and The Saints Go Marching in.

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Louis Armstrong All-Stars

Back o’ Town Blues

Louis Armstrong

Armstrong / Russell

Proper P1195

Louis Armstrong, tp & v; Jack Teagarden, tb & v; Peanuts Hucko, cl; Dick Carey, p; Bob Haggart, b: Sid Catlett, d.

 

Muskrat Ramble

Louis Armstrong

Ory

Proper P1195

Louis Armstrong, tp & v; Jack Teagarden, tb & v; Barney Bigard, cl; Dick Carey, p; Arvell Shaw b: Sid Catlett, d; Velma Middleton, v.

 

High Society

Louis Armstrong

Steele / Piron

Proper P1196

Louis Armstrong, tp & v; Barney Bigard, v; Dick Carey, p; Arvell Shaw b: Sid Catlett, d; Velma Middleton, v.

 

On the Sunny Side of the Street

Louis Armstrong

Fields / McHugh

Proper P1196

Louis Armstrong, tp & v; Barney Bigard, v; Velma Middleton, v;  Dick Carey, p; Arvell Shaw b: Sid Catlett, d; Velma Middleton, v.

 

Panama

Louis Armstrong

W H Tyers

Storyville 108 0609

Louis Armstrong, tp & v; Jack Teagarden, tb & v; Barney Bigard, cl; Earl Hines, p; Arvell Shaw b: Sid Catlett, d; Velma Middleton, v.

 

Hesitating  Blues

Louis Armstrong

W C  Handy

Columbia/Legacy CK62945

Louis Armstrong, tp & v; Trummy Young, tb; Barney Bigard, cl; Billy Kyle, p; Arvell Shaw b: Barrett Deems, d; Velma Middleton, v.

 

 

Ole Miss

Louis Armstrong

Handy / Hirsch

Storyville 108 0609

Louis Armstrong, tp & v; Trummy Young, tb; Edmund Hall, cl; Billy Kyle, p; Dale Jones, b: Barrett Deems, d.

 

When It’s Sleepy Time Down South

Louis Armstrong

L & O Rene / C Muse

Storyville 108 0609

Louis Armstrong, tp & v; Jack Teagarden, tb & v; Barney Bigard, cl; Earl Hines, p; Arvell Shaw b: Sid Catlett, d; Velma Middleton, v.

 

Indiana

Louis Armstrong

Hanley / MacDonald

Storyville 108 0609

Louis Armstrong, tp & v; Trummy Young, tb; Barney Bigard, cl; Billy Kyle, p; Arvell Shaw, b: Barrett Deems, d; Velma Middleton, v.

 

Mack the Knife

Louis Armstrong

Brecht / Weill / Blitzstein

Columbia/Legacy C2K 65119

Louis Armstrong, tp & v; Edmund Hall, cl; Trummy Young, tb; Billy Kyle, p; Dale Jones, b: Barrett Deems, d.

 

When the Saints Go Marching In

Louis Armstrong

Trad.

Essential Jazz Classics EJC55657

Louis Armstrong, tp & v; Trummy Young, tb & v; Barney Bigard, cl; Billy Kyle, p; Arvell Shaw, b: Barrett Deems, d; Velma Middleton, v.

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