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Review: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong

User Review  - Joe V - Goodreads

Even for non-music/jazz aficionados Louis Armstrong's face, voice and the "sound of his horn" are easily recognizable. He's become inseparable from the city of his birth, New Orleans, and the birth of ... Read full review

Review: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong

User Review  - Joe - Goodreads

Even for non-music/jazz aficionados Louis Armstrong's face, voice and the "sound of his horn" are easily recognizable. He's become inseparable from the city of his birth, New Orleans, and the birth of ... Read full review

Review: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong

User Review  - Forrest - Goodreads

Pops is, by far, the best account of Louis Armstrong's life I've ever encountered. Terry Teachout's narrative is graceful and full of insight, and his esteem for Armstrong shines through every page ... Read full review

Review: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong

User Review  - Bill - Goodreads

Beyond coming to the realization what a larger-than-life, pioneering figure Armstrong was, you come to realize it was based upon his genius. A great read, and great scholarship. Read full review

Review: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong

User Review  - Jon - Goodreads

I loved this. Louis Armstrong is a complex figure when examined in the context of racial American society, and his story almost clamours to be told. Teachout shows the reader sides of the sardonic ... Read full review

Review: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong

User Review  - John - Goodreads

A wonderful book. Detailed and fascinating. It really makes one appreciate Louie Armstrong, the great jazz musicians from the early days of jazz to the present, and the rise of jazz as an art form ... Read full review

Review: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

Pops--The Wonderful World of Louis Armstrong Terry Teachout 508 Pages ISBN: # 1906779562 Aurum Press 2014 Critic Terry Teachout published his biography of Louis Armstrong, Pops: A Life of Louis ... Read full review

Review: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong

User Review  - Charles - Goodreads

Pops--The Wonderful World of Louis Armstrong Terry Teachout 508 Pages ISBN: # 1906779562 Aurum Press 2014 Critic Terry Teachout published his biography of Louis Armstrong, Pops: A Life of Louis ... Read full review

Review: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong

User Review  - Donny Truong - Goodreads

In his exceptional biography of Louis Armstrong, Terry Teachout pointed out that jazz was in everything that Pops recorded. Even his poppiest hits including “Hello, Dolly!” and “What a Wonderful World ... Read full review

Review: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong

User Review  - Roger - Goodreads

Pops is billed as the first biography of Armstrong written by a musician - Terry Teachout is the drama critic for the Wall Street Journal,sometime Jazz Bassist and Librettist for Operas. A musician he ... Read full review


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