Louis Armstrong Slideshow


Louis Armstrong is a legend in the Jazz music industry. His voice is recognizable by people around the world and his trumpet is legendary! Louis started out in very humble circumstances in New Orleans and worked hard to become the U.S. State Department’s Ambassador “Satch” Armstrong.

This slideshow will delve into the history of Louis Armstrong – his life and accomplishments. Students will learn about the people who inspired Louis Armstrong, his history with Hollywood, his family life, his connection with riverboats and more!!! This slideshow is the perfect way to integrate music and history during Black History Month!

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Slideshow includes:

  • 13 slides about Louis Armstrong (PDF Slideshow)

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