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The Hindu
US Open tennis championships 2016: Important dates in US Open historytennis stadium in the world, replacing the original center court, which was nam
US Open tennis championships 2016: Important dates in US Open history
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
tennis stadium in the world, replacing the original center court, which was named for one of Queens' most famous residents, Louis Armstrong. An unseeded 17-year-old Venus Williams reaches the final of the women's championship, losing to Martina... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Once a month, they get all jazzed up in Oxnarda ticket to attend an after-hours party in downtown Chicago that drew mostly ja
Once a month, they get all jazzed up in Oxnard
Ventura County Star / Posted an hour ago
a ticket to attend an after-hours party in downtown Chicago that drew mostly jazz musicians. "The star that session was Louis Armstrong," Johnson said. "He played continuously for five hours so musicians could join in. What struck me was that... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Music therapy helps preemie babies thriveNorway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's
Music therapy helps preemie babies thrive
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 15 hours ago
Norway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's director of the Mount Sinai Health System's Louis Armstrong Center for Music and Medicine, in New York City. "The first drummer you ever hear is your mother's heart,"... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Music therapy helps preemie babies thriveNorway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's
Music therapy helps preemie babies thrive
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 15 hours ago
Norway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's director of the Mount Sinai Health System's Louis Armstrong Center for Music and Medicine, in New York City. "The first drummer you ever hear is your mother's heart,"... Read more
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WALB Albany
Music therapy helps preemie babies thriveNorway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's
Music therapy helps preemie babies thrive
WALB Albany / Posted 15 hours ago
Norway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's director of the Mount Sinai Health System's Louis Armstrong Center for Music and Medicine, in New York City. "The first drummer you ever hear is your mother's heart,"... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Music therapy helps preemie babies thriveNorway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's
Music therapy helps preemie babies thrive
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 15 hours ago
Norway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's director of the Mount Sinai Health System's Louis Armstrong Center for Music and Medicine, in New York City. "The first drummer you ever hear is your mother's heart,"... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Music therapy helps preemie babies thriveNorway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's
Music therapy helps preemie babies thrive
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 15 hours ago
Norway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's director of the Mount Sinai Health System's Louis Armstrong Center for Music and Medicine, in New York City. "The first drummer you ever hear is your mother's heart,"... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Music therapy helps preemie babies thriveNorway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's
Music therapy helps preemie babies thrive
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 hours ago
Norway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's director of the Mount Sinai Health System's Louis Armstrong Center for Music and Medicine, in New York City. "The first drummer you ever hear is your mother's heart,"... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Music therapy helps preemie babies thriveNorway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's
Music therapy helps preemie babies thrive
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 15 hours ago
Norway. In essence, music therapy begins in the womb, said Joanne Loewy. She's director of the Mount Sinai Health System's Louis Armstrong Center for Music and Medicine, in New York City. "The first drummer you ever hear is your mother's heart,"... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Bad Behaviorhelping her to be a productive person. And who can deny the contributions the
Bad Behavior
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 21 hours ago
helping her to be a productive person. And who can deny the contributions the lambsbread has made to music, film, and art? Louis Armstrong, Paul McCartney, Willie Nelson, Snoop Dogg, Rihanna — so many of our greatest musicians have been dedicated... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Trump, Ailes, Cosby, Ann Coulter Keep "Playboy Philosophy" Alivesay its defenders, like Dick Gregory and Lenny Bruce and music greats like Mile
Trump, Ailes, Cosby, Ann Coulter Keep "Playboy Philosophy" Alive
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
say its defenders, like Dick Gregory and Lenny Bruce and music greats like Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie and Louis Armstrong, The film includes old TV clips of "Playboy After Dark" with folk singers Pete Seeger and Joan Baez. But... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Historic Inwood Ballroom in Spillville submerged in floodwaterin Spillville since its completion on May 10, 1922. The facility has hosted leg
Historic Inwood Ballroom in Spillville submerged in floodwater
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted yesterday
in Spillville since its completion on May 10, 1922. The facility has hosted legendary acts over the 94 years, which include Louis Armstrong and Glen Miller. Spillville and much of Winneshiek County have been hit hard by the overnight storms.... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Of Hot Red Sox, Cologne, Clubhouse Fights & Dog Dayshouse of a father who was a composer and arranger who worked closely with Frank
Of Hot Red Sox, Cologne, Clubhouse Fights & Dog Days
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
house of a father who was a composer and arranger who worked closely with Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong, Johnny Cash and others. Great stuff. 9. “Bring Me a Burger, Some Cheesecake and, Ouch, a Splint! Room... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Historic Inwood Ballroom in Spillville submerged in floodwaterin Spillville since its completion on May 10, 1922. The facility has hosted leg
Historic Inwood Ballroom in Spillville submerged in floodwater
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
in Spillville since its completion on May 10, 1922. The facility has hosted legendary acts over the 94 years, which include Louis Armstrong and Glen Miller. Spillville and much of Winneshiek County have been hit hard by the overnight storms.... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Departing USTA chief sees clear skies ahead for American tennis and the U.S. Openroof itself was $150 million. But we've done an entire property renovation. FB1
Departing USTA chief sees clear skies ahead for American tennis and the U.S. Open
Crain's New York Business / Posted 2 days ago
roof itself was $150 million. But we've done an entire property renovation. FB1RWe're in phase 3, demolishing the entire Louis Armstrong Stadium and rebuilding it in the same footprint. We've already built a new grandstand court, which opens this... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Toots Thielemans, Jazz Harmonica Baron, Has Dieda diploma," he told Marian McPartland for a 2005 episode of Piano Jazz. He purs
Toots Thielemans, Jazz Harmonica Baron, Has Died
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
a diploma," he told Marian McPartland for a 2005 episode of Piano Jazz. He pursued a degree in mathematics instead. "But Louis Armstrong changed all that." He had heard jazz, and it became his passion, playing along to radio broadcasts of swing... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Toots Thielemans, Jazz Harmonica Baron, Has Dieda diploma," he told Marian McPartland for a 2005 episode of Piano Jazz. He purs
Toots Thielemans, Jazz Harmonica Baron, Has Died
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
a diploma," he told Marian McPartland for a 2005 episode of Piano Jazz. He pursued a degree in mathematics instead. "But Louis Armstrong changed all that." He had heard jazz, and it became his passion, playing along to radio broadcasts of swing... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Orbert Davis' 'Soul Migration' takes on a story of black Chicagothe world. Imagine how diminished American music would be if the Great Migrati
Orbert Davis' 'Soul Migration' takes on a story of black Chicago
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
the world. Imagine how diminished American music would be if the Great Migration had not brought Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, Nat King Cole, Mahalia Jackson, Thomas A. Dorsey, Muddy Waters and uncounted others to Chicago, where their... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Departing USTA chief sees clear skies ahead for American tennis and the U.S. Openroof itself was $150 million. But we've done an entire property renovation. FB1
Departing USTA chief sees clear skies ahead for American tennis and the U.S. Open
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
roof itself was $150 million. But we've done an entire property renovation. FB1RWe're in phase 3, demolishing the entire Louis Armstrong Stadium and rebuilding it in the same footprint. We've already built a new grandstand court, which opens this... Read more
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Deseret News
The National Park Service celebrates America's jazz music in New Orleansthe instruments of a Dixieland band exploded on it, informed us that if it wasn
The National Park Service celebrates America's jazz music in New Orleans
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
the instruments of a Dixieland band exploded on it, informed us that if it wasn’t for Bolden, we might never have heard of Louis Armstrong. Buddy Bolden, according to Thomas, was playing jazz before it was called jazz. Late in life, Armstrong... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Commentary: A closer walk with Petejust a New Orleans musician. He was one of the city's greatest cultural ambassa
Commentary: A closer walk with Pete
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 4 days ago
just a New Orleans musician. He was one of the city's greatest cultural ambassadors of the 20th century, in a league with Louis Armstrong and Paul Prudhomme. There will never be another quite like him. Fountain began playing clarinet as a child... Read more
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Sporting Life
Murray memories: 10 famous winsin SW19. Just two months later, Murray took his unexpected revenge. Bad weather
Murray memories: 10 famous wins
Sporting Life / Posted 5 days ago
in SW19. Just two months later, Murray took his unexpected revenge. Bad weather saw the match moved to Flushing Meadows' Louis Armstrong Court, one which has often bothered Murray since. But on this occasion he flew out of the blocks and Nadal... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Scott Barretta: Allen Toussaint's final albumon Bill Evans’ “Waltz for Debbie,” and delivers a jaunty version of “Confessin’
Scott Barretta: Allen Toussaint's final album
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 7 days ago
on Bill Evans’ “Waltz for Debbie,” and delivers a jaunty version of “Confessin’ (That I Love You),” a song associated with Louis Armstrong. His command of jazz genres is exhibited on covers of Fats Waller’s buoyant “Viper’s Drag” and Earl “Fatha”... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Louis Armstrong House Museum to Host Annual Jazzmobile Block Party“The annual Jazzmobile Block Party at the Louis Armstrong House Museum is one o
Louis Armstrong House Museum to Host Annual Jazzmobile Block Party
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 7 days ago
“The annual Jazzmobile Block Party at the Louis Armstrong House Museum is one of those fabulous 'only in New York' experiences,” Executive Director of the Louis Armstrong House Museum Michael Cogswell said in a press release. "Where else can you hear... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Club that brought 'Las Vegas to the North' to be transformed into a gymLeeds, establishing The Batley Variety Club on the site of a former sewage work
Club that brought 'Las Vegas to the North' to be transformed into a gym
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Leeds, establishing The Batley Variety Club on the site of a former sewage works. Edward Winpenny/ANL/REX/Shutterstock Louis Armstrong plays at the Batley Variety Club Though the odds seemed stacked against him, Corrigan knew that performers... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Deborah Conway celebrates 25 yearscrib from other's work, Conway and Zygier make the influences explicit - Joni M
Deborah Conway celebrates 25 years
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 days ago
crib from other's work, Conway and Zygier make the influences explicit - Joni Mitchell, Paul Kelly, Leonard Cohen, Louis Armstrong, Nick Cave, David Bowie and Talking Heads to name a few - in order to explore new themes and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Author turns Armstrong biography into play about musical iconhis work as theater critic for the Wall Street Journal his “day job.” He has wr
Author turns Armstrong biography into play about musical icon
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
his work as theater critic for the Wall Street Journal his “day job.” He has written biographies of Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong, libretti for operas, he blogs for About Last Night and contributes a biweekly column about the Arts in... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Scenes from 2016 Satchmo SummerFest second linethis year’s Satchmo Summeriest gave visitors and residents reason to celebrate.
Scenes from 2016 Satchmo SummerFest second line
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 14 days ago
this year’s Satchmo Summeriest gave visitors and residents reason to celebrate. In addition to honoring the father of Jazz Louis Armstrong with three days of free live music shows in the French Quarter, we got a taste of that second line flavor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ayi Kwei Armah's Chichidodo Bird Is a Deadly Political Animallosing my id in the heart of the cosmos... and the white man, however intellige
Ayi Kwei Armah's Chichidodo Bird Is a Deadly Political Animal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
losing my id in the heart of the cosmos... and the white man, however intelligent he may be, is incapable of understanding Louis Armstrong or songs from the Congo. I am black, not because of a curse, but because my skin has been able to capture all... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
South Louisiana radar vulnerability revealed ... againmonitoring a less powerful terminal Doppler Radar in St. Charles Parish whose p
South Louisiana radar vulnerability revealed ... again
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 15 days ago
monitoring a less powerful terminal Doppler Radar in St. Charles Parish whose primary mission is to cover weather around Louis Armstrong Airport in Kenner, but it's unclear what, if anything, that radar was detecting at the time of the New... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
South Louisiana radar vulnerability revealed ... againmonitoring a less powerful terminal Doppler Radar in St. Charles Parish whose p
South Louisiana radar vulnerability revealed ... again
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
monitoring a less powerful terminal Doppler Radar in St. Charles Parish whose primary mission is to cover weather around Louis Armstrong Airport in Kenner, but it's unclear what, if anything, that radar was detecting at the time of the New... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Ride-sharing services spur debate in Jefferson ParishParish As of now, companies like Uber and Lyft are not allowed to operate in t
Ride-sharing services spur debate in Jefferson Parish
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
Parish As of now, companies like Uber and Lyft are not allowed to operate in the parish, though ride sharing to and from Louis Armstrong International Airport is available As of now, companies like Uber and Lyft are not allowed to operate in the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Governor marks $10M for I-10 ramp to future airport terminalup with $10 million to start work on a flyover ramp that will link Interstate 1
Governor marks $10M for I-10 ramp to future airport terminal
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
up with $10 million to start work on a flyover ramp that will link Interstate 10 to the new terminal under construction at Louis Armstrong International Airport in Kenner. State officials tell local media outlets the full ramp project is expected... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Late jazz legend’s house to selljazz musicians including Louis ‘Satchmo’ Armstrong. “We didn’t even know until
Late jazz legend’s house to sell
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
jazz musicians including Louis ‘Satchmo’ Armstrong. “We didn’t even know until Dad passed away that he had this note from Louis Armstrong with the words — ‘Play on Ken’ and it was signed, ‘Satchmo’.”media_cameraKen and Pat Flannery. In Australia,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Greyhound connects to New Orleans airportThe company last week announced it is providing daily service to Louis Armstron
Greyhound connects to New Orleans airport
The Houma Courier / Posted 17 days ago
The company last week announced it is providing daily service to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport as part of its expansion in Louisiana that includes stops in Houma, Thibodaux and Raceland. Bus service to the airport is included in... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
GLO Adds Non-Stop Route to Huntsville International AirportNew Orleans-owned and -based GLO announced its will expand non-stop service to
GLO Adds Non-Stop Route to Huntsville International Airport
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 17 days ago
New Orleans-owned and -based GLO announced its will expand non-stop service to its fifth destination from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) this fall – Huntsville, Alabama. GLO, operated by Corporate Flight Management Inc.... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Greyhound connects to New Orleans airportThe company last week announced it is providing daily service to Louis Armstron
Greyhound connects to New Orleans airport
The Daily Comet / Posted 17 days ago
The company last week announced it is providing daily service to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport as part of its expansion in Louisiana that includes stops in Houma, Thibodaux and Raceland. Bus service to the airport is included in... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
UK officials open time capsule from 1958women's rights. Women would often hold tea parties at Holmes Hall Among the it
UK officials open time capsule from 1958
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 17 days ago
women's rights. Women would often hold tea parties at Holmes Hall Among the items in the capsule were a tea bag, a hostess ribbon, newspaper covers, a winning ticket from Keeneland, coral lipstick, band aids, and a concert ticket for Louis Armstro... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Visit to New Orleans and a reminder of loverenowned jazz collection. The best part is that this is a free exhibit and well
Visit to New Orleans and a reminder of love
The Houma Courier / Posted 17 days ago
renowned jazz collection. The best part is that this is a free exhibit and well worth the time. I was impressed with their Louis Armstrong collection including hand written letters and music. After that we toured the Beauregard-Keyes house on... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Visit to New Orleans and a reminder of loverenowned jazz collection. The best part is that this is a free exhibit and well
Visit to New Orleans and a reminder of love
The Daily Comet / Posted 17 days ago
renowned jazz collection. The best part is that this is a free exhibit and well worth the time. I was impressed with their Louis Armstrong collection including hand written letters and music. After that we toured the Beauregard-Keyes house on... Read more
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Al.com
Non-stop Huntsville to New Orleans flights coming in SeptemberNew Orleans-based GLO will begin offering nonstop flights from Huntsville Inter
Non-stop Huntsville to New Orleans flights coming in September
Al.com / Posted 17 days ago
New Orleans-based GLO will begin offering nonstop flights from Huntsville International Airport to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport in September. One-way $99 fares will launch on Sept. 30 $99, according to a statement from the... Read more
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WestportNow
Hot Sardines Entertain at Levittanother era into pop music for this century. There was hot, foot-stomping jazz,
Hot Sardines Entertain at Levitt
WestportNow / Posted 18 days ago
another era into pop music for this century. There was hot, foot-stomping jazz, salty stride piano, and the kind of music Louis Armstrong, Django Reinhardt, and Fats Waller used to make. Bandleader and pianist Evan “Bibs” Palazzo and lead singer... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Pete Fountain, Legendary New Orleans Jazz Clarinetist, Dies at 86include three children, six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Among
Pete Fountain, Legendary New Orleans Jazz Clarinetist, Dies at 86
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
include three children, six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Among Fountain's losses in Katrina were photos of Louis Armstrong, with whom he performed, his collection of vintage guns, a Porsche and his part-time gig at a storm-damaged... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
New Orleans jazz clarinet great Pete Fountain dies at 86you really call downsizing.” Despite the loss of many personal possessions and
New Orleans jazz clarinet great Pete Fountain dies at 86
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
you really call downsizing.” Despite the loss of many personal possessions and mementos, including photos of jazz great Louis Armstrong with whom he had performed, Fountain said he recovered “two of my best clarinets, so I’m OK. I can still... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Family, friends & fellow entertainers mourn Pete Fountainclarinet player Tim Laughlin’s friend and mentor. “When you hear him play, eve
Family, friends & fellow entertainers mourn Pete Fountain
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
clarinet player Tim Laughlin’s friend and mentor. “When you hear him play, every note had a smile on it. It was like when Louis Armstrong played, every note meant something,” Laughlin said. He will play “Just a Closer Walk with Thee” at Pete’s... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
August is awesome: June is hectic, July is hot, but August is perfectpopular birth month in the U.S. Famous folks with August birthdays: Tony Bennet
August is awesome: June is hectic, July is hot, but August is perfect
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
popular birth month in the U.S. Famous folks with August birthdays: Tony Bennett (Aug. 3, 1926); Tom Brady (Aug. 3, 1977); Louis Armstrong (Aug. 4, 1901); Barack Obama (Aug. 4, 1961); Halle Berry, Aug. 14, 1966); Madonna (Aug. 16, 1958); Bill... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Clarinetist Pete Fountain dead at 86include three children, six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Among
Clarinetist Pete Fountain dead at 86
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 19 days ago
include three children, six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Among Fountain’s losses in Katrina were photos of Louis Armstrong, with whom he performed, his collection of vintage guns, a Porsche and his part-time gig at a storm-damaged... Read more
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NBC News
New Orleans Jazz Clarinetist Pete Fountain Dead at 86include three children, six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Among
New Orleans Jazz Clarinetist Pete Fountain Dead at 86
NBC News / Posted 19 days ago
include three children, six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Among Fountain's losses in Katrina were photos of Louis Armstrong, with whom he performed, his collection of vintage guns, a Porsche and his part-time gig at a storm-damaged... Read more
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CBS News
​Jazz clarinetist Pete Fountain dead at 86include three children, six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Among
​Jazz clarinetist Pete Fountain dead at 86
CBS News / Posted 19 days ago
include three children, six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Among Fountain's losses in Katrina were photos of Louis Armstrong, with whom he performed, his collection of vintage guns, a Porsche and his part-time gig at a storm-damaged... Read more
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