Louis Armstrong

1936-1937, Vol. 3

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This series on the Ambassador label will be of great interest to collectors of classic jazz. The sessions are in chronological order and highlight alternate takes and radio broadcasts of historic jazz. Louis Armstrong 1936-1937, Vol. 3 contains 23 tracks on a single disc including versions of "St. Louis Blues," "Dinah," "Alexander's Ragtime Band," and "Cuban Pete." While the disc is definitely directed toward collectors, anyone with an interest in this period of jazz will also enjoy it.

Track Listing

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time
1 3:00
2 3:12
3 3:16
4 3:08
5 1:39
6 3:42
7 3:02
8 2:45
9 2:48
10 3:03
11 2:20
12 2:17
13 2:25
14 3:11
15 2:43
16 3:11
17 3:20
18 2:37
19 3:09
20 3:11
21 2:43
22 3:09
23 2:55
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