Tuesday Jul 8
Open Source Comments
Ruby Braff's Tribute to Louis Armstrong
Hoagy Carmichael, the song-writer of "Stardust" and "Georgia," remembered the first time he heard Louis Armstrong play, in 1921.
Pulmans Weekly News
HONITON: Sheldon Singers return to St Paul's
The Sheldon Singers returned to St Paul's Church on May 17th with a varied programme tied together with unifying motifs.
William Boyd and PD James on bringing Bond to life and adopting Mr Darcy
I've adapted a lot of famous books for film and television so I'm used to taking an existing I made a point of not thinking about the movies at all.
All About Jazz
CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Jack Jenney: Star Dust
After Hoagy Carmichael recorded his hypnotic Star Dust in October 1927 and May 1928, the song caught on and began to be cut almost monthly in studios by jazz artists such as Louis Armstrong in 1931 and Art Tatum in 1934.