Festival Fever: Stoptime Louis Armstrong Festival, 7/6/11

July 1st, 2011, 11:06 am by Greg
Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong

Wednesday, July 6 marks the 30th anniversary of the death of the great trumpeter-vocalist Louis Armstrong, and in his honor, local artist Margo Mensing has organized the Stoptime Louis Armstrong Festival, which will take place on Wednesday at various locations throughout Saratoga Springs.

The fest kicks off at 4pm at Skidmore College’s Zankel Music Center with “Louis Armstrong: Music and Image,” a video presentation by jazz historian Hal Miller of the Skidmore Jazz Institute.

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