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Louis Armstrong House Museum and Moving Image to Host Special Screening of HELLO, DOLLY!, 5/10
On Saturday, May 10th, 2014 the Louis Armstrong House Museum and the Museum of the Moving Image will host a dessert reception and special screening of the beloved film musical Hello , Dolly! in honor of Ambassador Satch knocking the Fab Four off Billboards' #1 spot at the height of Beatlemania.
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Press & Sun-Bulletin
Region heats up with summer of sizzling shows
We're still a couple of months from the official start of summer, but it's never too early to start planning which concerts to attend when the weather finally warms up for good.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Louis Armstrong House Museum to Celebrate International Jazz Day at Birdland, 4/30
Celebrate International Jazz Day with David O stwald's Louis Armstrong Eternity Band & the Louis Armstrong House Museum at Birdland on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 5:30 pm.
Fort Collins Coloradoan
'I, Claudia' a one-woman show, sort of
Ask Heather Ostberg Johnson to tell you about the character she plays in Bas Bleu Theatre Co.'
Sun Apr 06, 2014
'Satchmo At The Waldorf' Shows Another Side of Louis Armstrong
From his first recordings in the early 1920s to his death in 1971 in Queens, legendary jazz musician Louis Armstrong played the world.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
A tour de megaforce
Terry Teachout traces his interest in Louis Armstrong to the time his mother called him in from outdoors to see Armstrong sing on the Ed Sullivan Show.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Your Weekend Starts Now 4/3/14
NY1's weekly segment "Your Weekend Starts Now" shows entertaining picks for great things to do this weekend all around the city.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Racial Politics in the New York Theater-With Lyndon Johnson and 'Satchmo'
Two wildly different takes on the racial politics of our time opened in New York theaters in the past two weeks.
America Savors... Jazz Appreciation Month
For the enthusiast who wishes to learn more about jazz, the following brief summary prepared by , the Smithsonian's curator of American music, offers a useful starting point.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
In Performance: Satchmo at the Waldorf' John Douglas Thompson
This week's New York Times In Performance video features actor John Douglas Thompson in a scene from "Satchmo at the Waldorf," Terry Teachout 's one-man show which explores the life of legendary jazz trumpeter and singer Louis Armstrong .
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Years after the trumpeter Louis Armstrong left New Orleans for Chicago in 1922, he recalled how lucky he was to have travelled alongside a family friend who was carrying an overflowing basket of fried chicken.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Sarasota Orchestra performs jazz hits
Trumpeter/vocalist Byron Stripling, artistic director of the Columbus Jazz Orchestra, has appeared as a guest artist with dozens of orchestras around the country.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Catching up with Mick Carlon
In the past few years Mick Carlon, best known as a seventh-grade English teacher at Barnstable Intermediate School, has added a few more titles to his repertoire, including author and public speaker.
In Praise of an Understudy
Last night, as the audience settled into the Westside Theatre after a rainy trudge to Forty-third Street for a performance of "Satchmo at the Waldorf," a woman approached the front of the stage to make an ominous announcement.
All About Jazz
Read "Aural Mayhem - " Rare Noise / Jamie Saft - Joe Morris / Chat Noir"
On a bright spring Thursday afternoon, June 28, 1928, Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five entered the Okeh Studios in Chicago Illinois to record "Three Perfect Minutes" of music in the guise of Joe "King" Oliver's immortal "West End Blues."
Wed Mar 19, 2014