Tag: trumpet

Louis Armstrong Day

“Fifty years ago, trumpet legend Louis Armstrong was taken to his headlining gig at the 1964 World’s Fair — on “Louis Armstrong Day” — in grand style.” http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/queens/queens-fete-louis-armstrong-sunday-article-1.1847143

FONT PREVIEW WEEK: Q&A with FONT Co-Founder, Director and Co-Curator Dave Douglas

Q&A with Dave Douglas, Co-Founder & Director of FONT 2013; Curator of St. Peter’s Church Programming Denver-Based Trumpeter Hugh Ragin Makes Rare NYC Appearance Sept. 22 Leading Jazz Vespers at St. Peter’s… Read More