Louis Armstrong :
- n United States pioneering jazz trumpeter and bandleader (1900-1971)
News & Articles
- Clock ticking on 28 Chicago Public Schools
Tomorrow afternoon at these 28 Chicago Public Schools, the final bell will ring: Altgeld, Louis Armstrong, Banneker, Bethune, Bontemps, Calhoun North, Delano, Emmet, Goldblatt, Henson, Herbert, Key, King, Kohn, Lafayette, May, Morgan, Overton, Paderewski, Parkman, Pope, Ryerson, Songhai, West Pullman Williams Elementary and Middle, Woods and Yale. Barring last minute court intervention stemming ...
June 18, 2013 - Chicago Sun-Times
- Explore the development of American jazz
A free three-part music appreciation series will present an introduction to some of the most extraordinary artists in the history of American music at the Thomas Crane Public Library, 40 Washington St., Quincy. The second session on Thursday, June 20 at 7:00 p.m., will explore the development of jazz during the first half of the 20th century, focusing upon Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and ...
June 18, 2013 - The Patriot Ledger
- New Orleans airport bucks air travel industry's recent declines
Despite the beating the air travel industry has suffered since the worldwide economic downturn began five years ago, one mid-sized airport appears to be bucking that trend. Between 2007 and 2012, Louis Armstrong International Airport has enjoyed small but significant...
June 18, 2013 - New Orleans Times-Picayune