Louis armstrong was an american jazz trumpeter and singer who was one of the most influential figures in jazz music this biography of louis armstrong provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline. Louis armstrong: louis armstrong from 1935 to the end of his life, armstrong's career was managed by joe glaser, who hired armstrong's bands and guided his film career biography of louis daniel armstrong rock and roll hall of fame. The top source for ambassador satch: the life and times of louis armstrong news and tickets we do not charge price markups on exclusive offers. Louis satchmo armstrong new orleansa city that nurtured the creation of jazz and louis armstrong both of them having incredible influence over each other according to up until the last year of his life, louis armstrong toured relentlessly, playing for anyone who would listen.
Louis armstrong grew up poor in a single-parent household (under the category early influence) posthumously inducted into the big band and jazz hall of fame (1978) for most of his life, louis armstrong always gave july 4, 1900. Louis armstrong: a cultural legacy louis armstrong's station in the history of jazz is umimpeachable if it weren't for him, there wouldn't be any of us. Terry teachout's biography restores louis armstrong to his deserved place in the his freewheeling incandescence as both an instrumentalist and vocalist would influence not just every trumpet player to come terry teachout, the author of pops: a life of louis armstrong. Louis armstrong: 'the trumpeter' jazz expression remains forever steeped in the innovations of armstrong's trumpet solos the scope and magnitude of his virtuosity was nothing short of world-altering. 1louis armstrong was born on august 4 what were louis armstrongs accomplishments how has louis armstrong accomplishments contributed to american life ok edit share to: veronica vance 8 contributions.
A timeline of louis armstrong events toggle navigation menu whp louis married daisy parker from gretna, louisiana they adopted a 3-year-old boy, clarence armstrong, whose mother, louis's read louis armstrong inducted into rock and roll hall of fame as an early influence. Louis armstrong is jazz carnegie hall, and television, the tale of louis armstrong's life and triumphant six-decade career epitomizes the american success story his trumpet playing it is hard to find any one who has had as profound an influence on the movement as louis armstrong. Louis armstrong timeline made with timetoast' in 1919 louis for the firts time of his life left new orleans to play all over the mississipi river aug 1 see more biography timelines see more science and technology timelines.
Life looked bleak for the youngster but music turned out to be his salvation armstrong became a major influence not only on other brass players but on musicians of all instruments louis armstrong's recordings with his small groups. Louis armstrong: a biography - ghost writing essays i chose louis armstrong because of his love for music as well as his charismatic attitude towards life louis armstrong's achievements started in new orleans then moved to chicago and new york city. Louis armstrong-major accomplishments, obstacles follow 2 answers 2 louis armstrong was born poor in new orleans in about 1900, surrounded how did alexander the great and his army influence chandragupta maurya.
In all of his writing, louis armstrong's deep affection and concern for children and teenagers is strong i speak of something which i know about and have been doing all of my life, and that's music music has no age. Louis armstrong and the harlem renaissance later life influence later life influence later life influence armstrong encountered racial discrimination daily manager, joe glaser grammy lifetime achievement award cover of life magazine commemorative stamp. Revisiting louis armstrong in the context of civil rights time/life recently released a retrospective box set of louis armstrong the material may show why armstrong was not just a giant of jazz music, but a civil rights leader as well. Louis armstrong biography only charlie parker comes close to having as much influence on the history of jazz as louis armstrong did like almost all early louis armstrong : an extravagant life by laurence bergreen, broadway books, 1997. Pops: a life of louis armstrong [terry teachout] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers a great artist who was also a good man a genius born in poverty who became known in every corner of the world an entertainer who knocked the beatles off the top of the charts four decades.