St. Louis Blues
Artist Velma Middelton (vo)
Louis Armstrong (vo/tp)
, T Young (tb), B Bigard (cl), Billy Kyle (p) and others.
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Biography: Velma Middleton sang with Louis Armstrong from 1942. Born i S:t Louis 1917, died (on tour with Louis) in Sierra Leone 1961.
Recording date: 1954 13/7 Place: Time: 8:52 Producer: George Avakian
Record info: New lyrics added in this recording. The LP-version of this track was shortened to 7 min. for the EP-version (one whole side).
Original release: LP: Louis Armstrong plays W C Handy (USA 1954) Label: Columbia CL 591
This release: CD: Louis Armstrong plays W C Handy (Austria 1997) Label: Columbia CK 63925
See also: Recording n:r 29 Also on: EP: St. Louis Blues, Philips 429 173 BE (Holland 1954)

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