Tuesday, 15 September 2009

A couple of lovelies from Louis

Younger daughter's singing of "What a Wonderful World" has me with Louis Armstrong on the brain. It could be a heckuva lot worse...

Here's two of my favourite Satchmo recordings:

1 comment:

Jane Henry said...

Exciting bit of my mil's history is that at the end of the war, Louis Armstrong came to the estate her father ran to entertain the US troops who'd taken over the estate. He stayed in touch with her dad for a bit and she still has a Christmas card from him...Being my mil she didn't quite realise what a big deal this was(-: