Louis Armstrong on His Chops

“You’ve got to be good or as bad as the devil. … Even if we had two, three days off I still had to blow that horn a few hours to keep up the chops.”
– Louis Armstrong

Interview by Michael Aisner and James R. Stein
1964. Ravinia near Chicago
Originally aired on WNTH – Winnetka, Illinois

Executive Producer: David Gerlach
Animator: Patrick Smith

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