LOUIS "SATCHMO" ARMSTRONG - AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH - HFSID 84872
LOUIS ARMSTRONG Black and white publicity photograph of Louis Armstrong in his white suit playing his trumpet Photograph signed: "Louis Armstrong". B/w, 7¾x9¾ overall, image 7¼x8½ (one surface). Publicity photograph.
Sale Price $1,700.00
Black and white publicity photograph of Louis Armstrong in his white suit playing his trumpet
Photograph signed: "Louis Armstrong". B/w, 7¾x9¾ overall, image 7¼x8½ (one surface). Publicity photograph. Captioned: "Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra" and imprinted with management information at lower margin. On July 4, 2000, America marked the centennial of the birth of LOUIS ARMSTRONG (1901-1971), her most celebrated jazz musician. "Satchmo", short for "satchel mouth", popularized jazz singing, scat singing and improvised instrumental solos to the mainstream public. He was America's musical ambassador to the world, a multi-talented vocalist, trumpet player and entertainer who influenced scores of vocalists and musicians. In 1967, Satchmo recorded "It's A Wonderful World", which did not become a hit until 1987 (16 years after his death), when it was featured in the film Good Morning, Vietnam. "Hello, Dolly!", a tune that he hated the first time he heard it, became another signature song after his show-stopping rendition in the 1969 film starring Barbra Streisand. Fine condition. Framed in the Gallery of History style: 14¾x23½.
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