When The Saints Go Marching In 2


Posted by Seán Collins on 1 Nov 2013

Louis Armstrong in 1946, William P. Gottlieb

Louis Armstrong in 1946, William P. Gottlieb

All Saints Day is a time when many of us consider, with gratitude, those who have gone before us. Here’s the 1938 recording of “When The Saints…” made by Louis Armstrong or, as he calls himself, “the Reverend Satchmo.”
When The Saints Go Marching In
Recorded May 13, 1938
Track Time 2:44
Written by “Traditional”
Recorded in New York City
Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocal; Shelton Hemphill, trumpet; J.C. Higginbotham, trombone; Rupert Cole, Charlie Holmes, alto saxophone; Bingie Madison, tenor saxophone; Luis Russell, piano; Lee Blair, guitar; Pops Foster, bass; Paul Barbarin, drums.
Originally released on Decca 2230
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About Seán Collins

Seán Collins a veteran radio producer and web content manager. He served as the Senior Producer of NPR's All Things Considered for many years. He is Music Inside Out's web producer and manages social media for the program. He lives in Saint Louis.

  • sondra ” sunny” tompos

    how exciting to listen to this music. this is my first time here, but it will not be my last. I did not know of you and accidently found you this evening. thank you so much.

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    We’re so glad you found us !!