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Who Was Louis Armstrong?
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If not for a stint in reform school, young Louis Armstrong might never have become a musician. It was a teacher at the Colored Waifs? Home who gave him a cornet, promoted him to band leader, and saw talent in the tough kid from the even tougher New Orleans neighborhood called Storyville. But it was Louis Armstrong?s own passion and genius that pushed jazz into new and exciting realms with his amazing, improvisational trumpet playing. His seventy-year life spanned a critical time in American music as well as black history.

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Street Date:
12/29/2004
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781101639962
ASIN:
B0097MAVFG
Reading Level:
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Level 5.2, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
780
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Yona Zeldis McDonough. (2004). Who Was Louis Armstrong? Penguin Young Readers Group.

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Yona Zeldis McDonough. 2004. Who Was Louis Armstrong? Penguin Young Readers Group.

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Yona Zeldis McDonough, Who Was Louis Armstrong? Penguin Young Readers Group, 2004.

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Yona Zeldis McDonough. Who Was Louis Armstrong? Penguin Young Readers Group, 2004. Web.

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