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Who Was Louis Armstrong?

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Yona Zeblis McDonough (A) and John OBrien (ILT) and Nancy Harrison (ILT)

List Price: $5.99 (Paperback - Biography / Musician / Trumpet - 2004)

Description: 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 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 as well as black history. (112 pgs) Ages 8-11

Grade Level: 3 - 7
Lexile Measure: 780L
Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.2 x 7.6 inches
Shipping Weight: 4 ounces