Louis Armstrong: Milestones of a Jazz Legend | Documents 600268

Louis Armstrong: Milestones of a Jazz Legend

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Label: Documents

Cat No: 600268

Format: CD

Number of Discs: 10

Genre: Jazz

Release Date: 6th November 2015

Contents

Artists

Louis Armstrong
Ella Fitzgerald
Duke Ellington
Oscar Peterson
Herb Ellis
Ray Brown

Artists

Louis Armstrong
Ella Fitzgerald
Duke Ellington
Oscar Peterson
Herb Ellis
Ray Brown

About

10-CD set featuring 19 classic albums by the iconic jazz trumpeter Louis Armstrong, one of the true pioneers of jazz.

The albums were recorded between 1950 and 1961 and includes many world-wide hits, such as "Blueberry Hill", "Body and Soul" and "Summertime", offering an informed overview of Armstrong's output from blues, through Dixieland to swing.

The albums feature Armstrong alongside an array of jazz stars, including Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson, Herb Ellis and Ray Brown.

Contents:

CD 1
Satchmo Sings (1950)
Satchmo Serenades (1952)

CD 2
Jazzin' with Armstrong (1953)
Louis Armstrong plays W.C. Handy (1954)

CD 3
Louis Armstrong Sings the Blues (1954)
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong (1956)

CD 4
Satchmo the Great (1957)
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong: 'Porgy & Bess' (1957)

CD 5
Ella & Louis Again (1957)

CD 6
Louis and the Angels (1957)
Swing Low Sweet Satchmo (1958)

CD 7
Under the Stars (1958)
Satchmo in Style (1958)

CD 8
The Five Pennies (1959)
- with Danny Kaye

CD 9
Louis Armstrong meets Oscar Peterson (1959)
Satchmo plays King Oliver (1960)

CD 10
Louis Armstrong & The Dukes of Dixieland (1960)
Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington Recording Together for the First Time (1961)

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