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Terry Teachout Message Board 1/1/2012
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Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong
Pops tells the life story of Jazz great Louis Armstrong. Louis Armstrong was one of the most important musicians in American history. Pops tells the story of his entire life from cradle to grave. Satchmo grew up rough in New Orleans and learned to play the cornet in an orphanage. He started off playing small clubs in New Orleans before moving to Chicago. He made a series of ground breaking recordings in the 1920's and became one of the founders of jazz. ...