Louis Armstrong's New Orleans, with Wynton Marsalis and others
Broadcast: February 11, 2024, at 4:00 p.m.
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Radio producer Joe Bevilacqua hosts this entertaining, informative hour, recorded in the French Quarter of New Orleans.
Along with jazz great Wynton Marsalis, the program also features jazz author and historian Donald Newlove, members of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, and others, on the origins of jazz, and the life and music and legendary trumpeter, Louis Armstrong.
Also featured is the music of Armstrong throughout his long career, with rare recordings, and an audio interview from a 1957 CBS TV documentary, with Edward R. Murrow.