Louis Armstrong - The Best of Louis Armstrong - The Christmas Collection: 20th Century Masters -. Louis Armstrong recorded for RCA Victor for two relatively brief periods in his long career, in the early days of his big band ( 1932 to ' 33) and in the period when he broke up the orchestra and returned to a New Orleans- style smaller ensemble ( 1946 to ' 47). From top, left to right: Central Business District, a streetcar in New Orleans, St.
Louis Cathedral in Jackson Square, Bourbon Street, Mercedes- Benz Superdome, University of New Orleans. Porgy and Bess ( Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong tchmo SummerFest is an annual festival honoring the great Louis “ Satchmo” Armstrong, the legendary jazz musician born and raised in New Orleans, whose raspy voice and instrumental skills are known far and wide.
Satchmo is a beloved figure in New Orleans, and his influence on the genre of jazz, music in general, and the city of New Orleans is prevalent all across the Crescent City. Find the latest sports news and articles on the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NCAA college football, NCAA college basketball and more at ABC News.