Louis armstrong was the most important and influential musician in jazz history although he is often thought of by the general public as a lovable, clowning personality, a gravel-voiced singer who played simple but dramatic trumpet in a new orleans-styled dixieland setting, armstrong himself was so much more. Louis armstrongs influential music career, louis daniel armstrong (august 4, 1901 july 6, 1971 nicknamed satchmo, satch, and pops, was an american trumpeter, composer, singer and occasional actor who was one of the most influential figures in jazz. Louis armstrong was a musical inspiration and influence for countless singers, musicians, and jazz artists as one of the first african-american artists to have a wide appeal across racial divides.
Louis armstrong died on july 6, 1971 of a heart attack at the age of 69 he is remembered as one of the greatest musicians in american history he was inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame in 1990. This entry is excerpted from the new time book the 100 most influential people of all time, which profiles spiritual icons, leaders, explorers, visionaries and cultural titans throughout human history. Louis armstrong, who passed away 45 years ago, is the most famous jazz musician of all timein addition to his hundreds of recordings, he is remembered by most as a lovable and humorous character.
Louis armstrong's influential career louis armstrong’s influential career louis armstrong was the most successful and talented jazz musician in history his influence and expansive career continues to make waves in the jazz world. 1901 - 1971 when speaking of louis armstrong, bing crosby once commented that he was the beginning and the end of music in america though armstrong didn't single handedly create jazz, he did steer it through five decades of development, breathing structure and imagination into its fiber. Louis armstrong (august 4, 1901 - july 6, 1971) nicknamed satchmo or pops, was an american jazz trumpeter and singer from new orleans, louisiana coming to prominence in the 1920s as an inventive trumpet and cornet player, armstrong was a foundational influence in jazz, shifting the focus of the music from collective improvisation to solo performance. Louis armstrong was born in raised in new orleans, louisiana, in an area called “the battlefield” his father left soon after his birth, leaving louis’ mother to be his sole caretaker as a result of financial hardship, his mother often left louis in the care of her mother while she turned to prostitution. Louis armstrong—trumpeter, composer, vocalist, raconteur, and innovator— was the most influential and imitated musician of the first fifty years of jazz his innovations were many and varied and transcended his chosen instru.
How louis armstrong influenced the world of jazz music an in-depth analysis and comparison of louis armstrong's songs saba mufti saba mufti sep 27, 2016 2658 views 2658 views comments louis armstrong, who was nicknamed satchmo, was a popular figure who made an impact in the jazz world innovative musicians,” no one had such a. Louis daniel armstrong (august 4, 1901 – july 6, 1971), nicknamed satchmo, satch, and pops, was an american trumpeter, composer, singer and occasional actor who was one of the most influential figures in jazzhis career spanned five decades, from the 1920s to the 1960s, and different eras in the history of jazz in 2017, he was inducted into the rhythm & blues hall of fame. Let's get right to the details: from the 1920s to the 1960s, louis armstrong was one of the most influential and popular jazz musicians in the world satchmo recorded 27 original albums, and since his death in 1971—just three days after jim morrison's death, sadly—several compilation sets have been released.
Louis armstrong was the master of 'jazz' and arguably the greatest american musician of all time he at the peak of his musical career, enjoyed immense popularity and his influence can be seen even to the present day. Louis satchmo armstrong (august 4th 1901 — july 6th 1971) was a massively influential jazz musician born in new orleans, he learned how to play the trumpet and cornet, and engaged in a fifty-year career in jazz. Louis armstrong: 'the singer' after establishing himself as an innovative jazz instrumentalist, louis armstrong was given a chance to sing — and turned the jazz world upside down his singing.
Louis armstrong biography born on 4 th august 1901, louis armstrong managed to influence many musicians through his amazing vocals and exceptional style in trumpeting the new orleans-born singer had an overwhelming stage presence which fascinated popular music scenes making him entertaining even after his death which occurred on july 6 th , 1971. Louis armstrong snacked on matzo, wore a star of david and sang songs celebrating jewish determination a new book dissects the tribe’s influence on satchmo. Louis armstrong was born in new orleans, louisiana to 16-year-old mayann albert and her boyfriend willie armstrong only weeks after louis' birth, willie left mayann and louis was placed in the care of his grandmother, josephine armstrong.