Tuesday Tunes – “When The Saints Go Marching In”

Photo by Lee Deforke Jr..

Today is Mardi Gras – also known as “Fat Tuesday” – so what better song to celebrate the fun than the song that has become synonymous with New Orleans and Dixieland Jazz than”When the Saints Go Marching In”?

We’ll start off with the “original” – the one and only Louis Armstrong:

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Next, the great clarinet player Pete Fountain:

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Here’s a rollicking FUN version by a group from the UK called the Jive Aces:

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And finally, here’s a bonus version of this song with Louis Armstrong and Danny Kaye from the movie “The Five Pennies” (it hasn’t got that “New Orleans”/Mardi Gras feeling to it, but it was too good not to include):

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Have a great day!
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About Teresa in Fort Worth, TX

A short, fat, middle-aged, happily-married, mother of 4 daughters. A former high school valedictorian (way back in the Stone Age), a Civil Engineering major in college, a middle-of-the-road Conservative, and a moderate Methodist. I know just enough to get myself in trouble....
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