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Creole TromboneKid Ory and the Early Years of Jazz$
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John McCusker

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9781617036262

Published to University Press of Mississippi: March 2014

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781617036262.001.0001

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1908–1910 Kid

1908–1910 Kid

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(p.64) Chapter 5 1908–1910 Kid
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Creole Trombone
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John McCusker

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University Press of Mississippi
DOI:10.14325/mississippi/9781617036262.003.0006

This chapter focuses on the history of Kid Ory’s musical career during the period from 1908 to 1910. It explains that Ory’s band was hired to play on advertising wagons and for dances at Lincoln Park, and that it was the park manager Bartley who gave Ory the name “Kid.” The chapter discusses the instruments played by Ory for the band and the different names of his band, which included Ory’s Brown Skin Band or Ory’s Brown Skinned Babies. The band’s final name, Woodland Band, was influenced by Ory’s future wife Barbara GaNung.

Keywords:   Kid Ory, musical career, advertising wagons, dances, Lincoln Park, Bartley, Woodland Band, Barbara GaNung

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