Louis Armstrong: August 4, 1901 - July 6, 1971 Satchmo SummerFest

A Louis Armstrong Centennial Celebration

August 2 - 5, 2001

Louisiana State Museum's Old U.S. Mint
Esplanade at the River
New Orleans, Louisiana


Jazz Centennial Celebration Presents
The Satchmo Club Strut

Friday August 3, 2001 - 7:00 pm to 2:00 am

The Jazz Centennial Celebration will host "Satchmo Club Strut", a club crawl in the Decatur-Frenchmen Street music corridor on Friday, August 3rd from 7 pm to 2 am. For the price of a $20 wristband, jazz lovers will be admitted to a number of New Orleans' premiere music clubs, featuring top jazz bands honoring the Louis Armstrong legacy for one special night. (This event is free to participants of the Louis Armstrong Centennial Conference).

The "Satchmo Club Strut" is a fundraiser, with proceeds benefitting the New Orleans Jazz Centennial Celebration's jazz education programs. The NOJCC is a tax exempt organization created in 1994 by the Louisiana Music Commission to develop its statewide school and community touring jazz education programs. Tickets are $20 and they may be purchased in advance through TicketWeb, or by calling 1-866-468-7630, or from Snug Harbor and Palm Court on the evening of the event. Abita Beer, Offbeat Magazine and WSJZ FM are proud sponsors of this event. Visit the NOJCC web site for more info.

Satchmo Strut Club Line-Up's
 7:00 pm - 10:00 pmVarious The Treme Brass Band parades through the
Frenchmen-Decatur music corridor and play
in front of participating clubs
 7:30 pm - 10:00 pmMarisol's Walter Payton & The Snapbean Band
 8:00 pm - 11:00 pmPalm Court Jazz Cafe Arvell Shaw & the Armstrong Alumni Allstars
 8:00 pm - 11:00 pmD.B.A. Rob Wagner Trio
 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmEl Matador David Dunbar & Ellen Rogers
 8:30 pm - 10:00 pmCafe Brasil Original Dixieland Jazz Band
 8:30 pm - 11:30 pmPJ's Coffee Shop Detroit Brooks
 9:00 pm - 12:30 amSnug Harbor Astral Project
 9:00 pm - 12:30 amSpotted Cat Jack Fine
10:00 pm - 11:00 pmCafe Brasil Treme Brass Band
10:30 pm - 02:00 amCheckpoint Charlie's Woodenhead
11:00 pm - 12:30 amCafe Brasil Marlon Jordan & Christian Scott
11:00 pm - 02:30 amDragon's Den Righteous Buddah
12:30 am - 02:00 amCafe Brasil Irakli & the Louis Ambassadors (France)
Visit the Satchmo.com New Orleans Club Guide
for club addresses, phone numbers, schedules and maps

Note: Club listings are subject to change.

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