Editors’ Notes An original architect of jazz and one of America's most beloved musical ambassadors, Louis Armstrong was around almost at the beginning of jazz, and he quickly followed in the footsteps of New Orleans legends and mentors like King Oliver and Bunk Johnson. Moving to Chicago, the young trumpeter and cornet player hit his stride in the '20s with his Hot Five and Hot Seven bands, helping to create “hot jazz” and influencing everyone from Duke Ellington to Miles Davis. By the '30s, he was a superstar, appearing in films and recording the vocal tunes that would help him cross over to the mainstream.

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When the Saints Go Marching In
2:46
 
Struttin' With Some Barbecue (78 rpm Version)
3:03
 
Stardust
3:33
 
When It's Sleepy Time Down South
3:20
 
I'll Be Glad When You're Dead, You Rascal You
3:12
 
Swing That Music (Single Version)
2:47
 
When You're Smiling (The Whole World Smiles with You) [1983 Satchmo Version]
4:00
 
Jeepers Creepers
2:45
 
I'm in the Mood for Love
3:13
 
Hear Me Talkin' to Ya
3:02
 
A Kiss to Build a Dream On (Single)
3:01
 
Hello, Dolly!
2:26
 
5:52
 
(What Did I Do to Be So) Black and Blue
2:36
 
What a Wonderful World
2:19
 

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