Kid Ory

Biography

Edward Ory, 25 December 1886, La Place, Louisiana, USA, d. 23 January 1973, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. A gifted, hard-blowing trombonist and a competitive musician, Ory came to New Orleans when in his mid-twenties and he quickly established a fearsome reputation. An aggressive music maker and a tireless self-promoter, he was determined to be successful and very quickly was. By 1919 he was one of the city’s most popular musicians and dance bands but he left town on medical advice. Taking up... Read more

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jazz
dixieland
new orleans jazz
trombone
jazz trombone
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