Ella and Louis is a 1956 studio album by Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong, accompanied by the Oscar Peterson Quartet. Having previously collaborated in the late 1940s for the Decca label, this was the first of three albums that Fitzgerald and Armstrong were to record together for Verve Records, later followed by 1957’s Ella and Louis Again and 1959’s Porgy and Bess
The best duets of all time. Open your ears, and enjoy the company of two voices, very often singing as one, and always singing brilliantly. What is it about duet songs that make them so appealing.
This is the song most associated with Louis Armstrong, but it does not represent the body of his work, which consists mostly of jazz.
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Louis Armstrong, one of the most influential jazz artists of all time, is remembered for songs like he is known for songs like ‘Star Dust,’ ‘La Via En Rose’ and ‘What a Wonderful World.’ Learn.
Salvant is one of the finest singers on the scene, having won best jazz vocal album Grammy Awards for her last. in inner city schools and she is developing programs for the Louis Armstrong House in.
Bix BEIDERBECKE. real name: Leon Bix Beiderbecke Born Mar 10, 1903 in Davenport, IA Died Aug 6, 1931 in New York, NY Bix Beiderbecke was one of the greatest jazz musicians of the 1920s.
Yes, we are talking about jazz again. Besides the blues, jazz is another original American tradition, created from roots of blues and ragtime. Jazz actually originated in African American areas of New Orleans, and the traditions are still carried on today. To me, jazz is the purest musical genre.
Here is some music that has been chosen to be played at funerals I have conducted. As you can see the choice is wide and varied, from classical to comedy, from jazz to trance, from ancient to modern -.
As a boy, he would sing for the. when he met some young jazz musicians in a bus. It was the Fatorusso brothers. He was invited to join the Dixieland band where they played in, the Hot Blowers. Rada.
Karen Black Irish Singer From Karen McDougal to Stormy Daniels. it came perilously close to being derailed following a claim by Gennifer Flowers, a nightclub singer, that she had had an affair with the man who was governor. The young Shetland fiddler Annie Jessop teams up with established accordion wizard Jan Osinski to front this exciting new ceilidh band
P-funk Cover Band Last month the world lost one of its greatest keyboardists when Bernie Worrell died after a battle with cancer. Many musicians were influenced by the P-Funk. his Ween band mate Glenn McClelland. (2-LP set) Producer Bill Laswell’s various artists compilation Funkcronomicon, originally released in 1995 under the name Axiom Funk, is essentially a lost Parliament-Funkadelic
He started using singing. jazz band even though they had not performed live. Separating from Lil, Armstrong played at the Sunset Cafe for Joe Glaser in Carroll Dickerson’s Orchestra, with Earl.
This glorious meeting between early country superstar Jimmie Rodgers and Louis Armstrong is a rebuke. Kay Starr was a pop and jazz singer who frequently worked in the country idiom; she recorded a.
But when Cole started out in the late 1930s, he thought of himself as a jazz pianist, and singing came as an. He was regarded as the Louis Armstrong of piano players. His was a new.
The following is excerpted from my book Louis Armstrong, Master of Modernism. because we are the only folks that can sing and interpret hot jazz songs just off the griddle correctly,” was composer.
She made her singing debut at 17 on November 21, 1934, at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York.She pulled in a weekly audience at the Apollo and won the opportunity to compete in one of the earliest of its famous "Amateur Nights".
A jazz pioneer, Louis Armstrong was the first important soloist to emerge in jazz, and he became the most influential musician in the music’s history. As a trumpet virtuoso, his playing, beginning with the 1920s studio recordings he made with his Hot Five and Hot Seven ensembles, charted a future for jazz in highly imaginative, emotionally charged improvisation.
During the ’60s, he continued to record as a leader while doing sideman duty with Louis Armstrong, Charles Mingus, Johnny Griffin, Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis, Yusef Lateef, Dizzy Gillespie, Oliver Nelson,
Manilow’s new album, “My Dream Duets,” has the singer-songwriter teaming with a slew of other deceased musicians, including John Denver, Marilyn Monroe, Sammy Davis Jr., Dusty Springfield, Andy.
Don Redman, born in West Virginia was associated early with Fletcher Henderson, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong. June 23 Jazz Unlimited show will have new music featuring a duet between.
Best Dance Style For Flat Feet P-funk Cover Band Last month the world lost one of its greatest keyboardists when Bernie Worrell died after a battle with cancer. Many musicians were influenced by the P-Funk. his Ween band mate Glenn McClelland. (2-LP set) Producer Bill Laswell’s various artists compilation Funkcronomicon, originally released in 1995 under the name Axiom Funk, is essentially
Bert Christensen’s Cyberspace Home. Alphabetical List of Artists on this Site. A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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The closing of Storyville in 1917 was a disaster for New Orleans musicians, many of whom went on to play in Mississippi riverboat orchestras; Fate Marable’s orchestra was the best and most famous of these and included, at times, the young Louis Armstrong. Others headed directly north to Chicago, which rapidly became the jazz capital of the United States.
But both vocalists — New Yorker Tony Bennett and Chicagoan Paul Marinaro — each in his own way proves that the art of male jazz singing still flourishes. as well as profiles of early masters such.
I have a feeling Wade will also be remembered for his incredible voice — a weathered, world-weary husk that evoked Tom Waits, Louis Armstrong, and Leonard Cohen. to be a No Country for Old Men 2.
In one of the most remarkable excerpts, Satchmo issues a severe verbal reprimand to his fellow jazz musician Jelly Roll Morton, who had expressed the opinion that "scat" singing had started before.
Louis Armstrong. Armstrong’s genre-defining 1926 recording "Heebie Jeebies." No one learned Armstrong’s lessons—in phrasing and scat singing—any better than Ella Fitzgerald, and their recordings.
But no serious jazz fan disagrees with the fact that Armstrong’s “Heebie Jeebies” launched this unique form of vocal expression onto the national stage. “As [Louis Armstrong] himself recalled, scat.
Louis Armstrong. seductive vocal style. But that was only one aspect of his singing. Armstrong’s approach to scat singing invented a new musical language, a vocalese that in effect added a new.
In Issue 219 I wrote an overview of contemporary female jazz singers that bypassed the most well-known vocalists. Since that issue I’ve kept listening, and gradually a new list was created.
Jun 16, 1996 · Ella Fitzgerald, whose sweet, silvery voice and endlessly inventive vocal improvisations made her the most celebrated jazz singer of her generation, died.
Louis Armstrong House Museum is celebrating Jazz Appreciation month in style this April. "A Kiss to Build a Dream On," "La Vie En Rose" and "I Get Ideas," as well as duets with other legends such.
Louis Daniel Armstrong (August 4, 1901 – July 6, 1971), nicknamed Satchmo, Satch, and Pops, was an American trumpeter, composer, vocalist and occasional actor who was one of the most influential figures in jazz.His career spanned five decades, from the 1920s to the 1960s, and different eras in the history of jazz. In 2017, he was inducted into the Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame.
Louis Armstrong, byname Satchmo (truncation of “Satchel Mouth”), (born August 4, 1901, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.—died July 6, 1971, New York, New York), the leading trumpeter and one of the most influential artists in jazz history.
The speaker was Louis Armstrong, who on the night of September. But this was not all Armstrong had to say that night to a twenty-one-year-old journalism student and jazz buff at the University of.