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Falling In Love With Louis Armstrong


Release Date: 01/11/2000 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 63623   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Billy MollArthur KorbHerbert MagidsonMaceo Pinkard,   ... 
Performer:  Louis Armstrong
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mixed 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Personnel includes: Louis Armstrong (vocals, trumpet); Jack Teagarden (vocals, trombone); Bobby Hackett (cornet); Kid Ory (trombone); Peanuts Hucko, Barney Bigard (clarinet); Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington (piano);
Sid Catlett (drums).
Recorded in New York, New York and Los Angeles, California between 1946 and 1947. Includes liner notes by Emily King.
Digitally remastered by James Nichols (BMG Studios, New York, New York).
This is part of RCA Victor's Falling In Love With series.
Hung on the premise of a collection of romantic, down-tempo jazz, this compilation of Louis Armstrong sides taken from throughout the legendary musician's career is both more varied and more interesting than its remit would suggest. There's a
Read more pairing with the Duke Ellington Orchestra on "Blues Are Brewin'," duets with the trombonist and bandleader Jack Teagarden, and exemplary playing from musicians of the caliber of the clarinetist Barney Bigard. An ideal accompaniment to a romantic evening and a snapshot of a consummate jazz musician in his prime, this entry in the RCA series is both entertaining and instructive. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
I Want a Little Girl by Billy Moll
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
Period: 20th Century 
2.
It Takes Time by Arthur Korb
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
3.
Linger in My Arms a Little Longer, Baby by Herbert Magidson
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
4.
Sugar by Maceo Pinkard
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
Period: 20th Century 
5.
Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans? by Eddie DeLange
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
6.
Why Doubt My Love? by Louis Armstrong
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
7.
Rockin' Chair by Hoagy Carmichael
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
8.
Whatta Ya Gonna Do? by Sunny Skylar
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
9.
Long, Long Journey by Leonard Feather
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
10.
Someday You'll Be Sorry by Louis Armstrong
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
Period: 20th Century 
11.
Before Long by Carl Sigman
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
12.
I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder by Daryl Hutchinson
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
13.
The Blues Are Brewin' by Eddie DeLange
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
14.
Pennies from Heaven by Arthur Johnston
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
15.
Lovely Weather We're Having by John DeVries
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
16.
Ain't Misbehavin' by Thomas "Fats" Waller
Performer:  Louis Armstrong (Trumpet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929 

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