Louis Armstrong: Jazz Legend

Monday, April 16, 2018
Jazz Appreciation Month
To celebrate Jazz Appreciation Month, listen to some Jazz music and read all about the father of Jazz music himself, Mr. Louis Armstrong.

Louis Armstrong, also known as “Satchmo” and “Pops”, became an American jazz legend in the 1920s. His voice and skill with instruments helped him become a popular musician in a time where America was racially divided. Watch as this skilled musician learns to play, buys his first instrument, and becomes one of the best music makers of the era.

Author |Collins, Terry
Illustrator |Pope, Richie
Lexile |710L
Pages |32
Genre |Nonfiction
Reading level |3-4
Interest level |3-9
Guided reading |Q
Lexile |710L