This program discusses how Armstrong's relationship with Africa shaped his music. Armstrong is seen on his first European tour. Several of Armstrong's wives discuss his private life, and trumpeter Irakli and long-time Armstrong friend Maurice Cullaz analyze the talent that made "Satchmo" an innovative jazz artist.
Armstrong, Louis 1901-1971; Faguer, Sylvie
Sept/Arte (Firm); Ex Nihilo (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Performing Arts, Music; Music; Performing Arts; Jazz History and criticism; Jazz musicians; African American jazz musicians; African American musicians; Trumpet music (Jazz)
North America; United States; New Jersey
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- Physical Description
49 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
Cast: Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocals.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090230; Fedora 2 PID: umd:1902; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/1071; OCLC: ocm40591186; Catalog Key: alephsys002861611; Catalog Key: FFH 8210
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