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Pops by Terry Teachout
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Mar 28, 2010

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Pops is the first biography of Armstrong written by a musician--and it shows. I've always been a casual fan so some of the detail on technique, etc. was lost on me, but all-in-all this is an outstanding and comprehensive study of one of our most influential jazz men. Highly recommended for serious fans.

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