Oscar Peterson

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Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

This week, we again reach into the archives for our album of the week. Tune into The Jonathan Channel all week long to hear the 1957 album, Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson. 



An Hour With Oscar Peterson

Friday, January 16, 2004

During "An Hour with Oscar Peterson," this remarkable musician tells his life story in his own words. He speaks about his childhood aspiration to be a trumpeter, cut short by tuberculosis ("I got to the piano, via the trumpet, via tuberculosis…"), and his subsequent piano studies ("My elder sister Daisy ...