Posts Tagged ‘trumpet’

The Sun In September – Matthew Halsall

October 30, 2012

The Sun In September from the album Fletcher Moss Park by Matthew Halsall.

What a Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong

June 18, 2012
Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong (1901 – 1971), nicknamed Satchmo, was an American jazz trumpeter and singer from New Orleans, Louisiana. He is best known for playing the trumpet, his most famous work was singing What a Wonderful World.

He had a very distinctive, gravelly voice.

The Kindness of Strangers (on Live So Far – Steve Lawson and Lobelia) is wonderful improvisation of the Louis Armstrong classic What a Wonderful World.

Top Story in Funky Soul & Blues News (Tuesday 19 June 2012).