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For Louis
     

For Louis

by Charlie Byrd
 
Charlie Byrd's last studio recording, 2000's For Louis, finds the journeyman swing guitarist paying tribute to jazz trumpet legend Louis Armstrong. Backed by an all-star ensemble featuring saxophonist Steve Wilson, trumpeter Joe Wilder, pianist Robert Redd, bassist

Overview

Charlie Byrd's last studio recording, 2000's For Louis, finds the journeyman swing guitarist paying tribute to jazz trumpet legend Louis Armstrong. Backed by an all-star ensemble featuring saxophonist Steve Wilson, trumpeter Joe Wilder, pianist Robert Redd, bassist Dennis Irwin, and drummer Chuck Redd, Byrd dives into a bevy of songs strongly associated with Armstrong throughout his career. Included here are such tunes as "A Kiss to Build a Dream On," "Hello, Dolly!," "Tin Roof Blues," "Struttin' with Some Barbecue," and more.

Product Details

Release Date:
03/14/2000
Label:
Concord Records
UPC:
0013431487920
catalogNumber:
4879

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Performance Credits

Charlie Byrd   Primary Artist,Guitar
Dennis Irwin   Bass
Joe Wilder   Trumpet
Steve Wilson   Saxophone
Chuck Redd   Drums
Robert Redd   Piano

Technical Credits

Joe Wilder   Sleeve Photo
Louis Armstrong   Composer
Georg Brunis   Composer
John Burk   Producer,Liner Notes,Sleeve Photo
George Douglas   Composer
Josiah Gluck   Engineer
Lil Hardin   Composer
Don Raye   Composer
Alexis Davis   Product Development
Glen Barros   Executive Producer
Yalitza Ferreras   Art Direction
Jim Ohlschmidt   Liner Notes
David Sinclair   Cover Photo
Melville Stitzel   Composer
Lil Hardin Armstrong   Composer

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