As would I. I think I smell a licensing deal in the works...
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On Apr 28, 2012, at 4:19 PM, robert wasserman <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Yes, ironic that this was not released on vinyl, I too would have loved to buy a reissue of the original pressing
>> Date: Sat, 28 Apr 2012 11:50:01 -0700
>> From: [log in to unmask]
>> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Rare Louis Armstrong recording released
>> To: [log in to unmask]
>> THIS would have been a very sensible issue for Record Store Day, moreso
>> than almost all of the ones that were done. Especially if they decided
>> to reproduce the 1972 vinyl issue.
>> Mike Biel [log in to unmask]
>> -------- Original Message --------
>> From: Music Hunter <[log in to unmask]>
>> Very rare recording indeed!
>> $ 12.97 to libraries & universities.
>> Artist: Armstrong/Glenn/Gwaltney
>> Title: Satchmo At The National Press Club: Red Beans & Ri
>> Genre: Jazz
>> Release Date: 24 April 2012
>> Attributes: Cd-R ~ Discs:1 ~ Country:Usa
>> Country: USA
>> Label: Folkways Records ( FKWQ )
>> Product Type: Compact Disc
>> Catalog #: 60005
>> UPC: 093076000524
>> Configuration: D: CD
>> Jazz icon Louis Armstrong, always the consummate entertainer, turned a
>> 1971 award ceremony at the National Press Club into an impromptu
>> performance that was one of his last concerts before passing away 5
>> months later. Joined by longtime band-mates Tyree Glenn and Tommy
>> Gwaltney, Armstrong shows no signs of frailty on classics including
>> “Mack the Knife.” The recording, originally a limited vinyl release
>> by the National Press Club now available widely for the first time in
>> both physical and digital formats, also includes highlights from Glenn's
>> tribute concert to his late friend and teacher one year later. Armstrong
>> often signed letters “Red Beans and Rice-ly Yours,” which makes for
>> an apt title since his favorite recipes are included in the liner notes.
>> 11 tracks, 58 minutes.
>> Track listing: http://www.folkways.si.edu/albumdetails.aspx?itemid=3370
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From:Chris J Brady
>> A rare recording of one of the last live performances by jazz trumpeter
>> Louis Armstrong has been made public. The move was prompted by the
>> press club discovering a rare LP of the event.