What I’ve Learned

When people say “you learn something new every day” that statement should not be taken lightly. Throughout my time at the Louis Armstrong House Museum and Archives I have learned a lot about museum and archive work, Louis Armstrong, and how to navigate the world. The experience that I had during my fellowship is something... Continue Reading →

Blow Satchmo!

Few musicians can be synonymous with a style of music such as Louis is to jazz and, still shock and astonish listeners many decades after his passing. The music that Louis played is truly eternal and one of the greatest gifts my time here at LAHM has provided for me is not only a deeper... Continue Reading →

Louis in the Summertime

Summertime, an' the livin' is easy  Fish are jumpin' an' the cotton is high. Oh, yo' daddy's rich and yo' ma is good-lookin' So hush, little baby, don' you cry. Those lyrics from the song "Summertime" in the opera Porgy and Bess summarize the feelings people experience during the summer. The summer is the time... Continue Reading →

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑