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Kid Ory and the Revival Era

Floyd Levin

in Classic Jazz

Published by University of California Press

Published in print November 2000 | ISBN: 9780520213609
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520928985 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/california/9780520213609.003.0002
Kid Ory and the Revival Era

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This chapter discusses Kid Ory, a legendary trombonist. The chapter first presents some background information on Ory, including his first attempts to enter the world of jazz. It then examines his 1921 Nordskog/Sunshine recordings. The chapter also discusses the other members of Ory's Creole Jazz Band, who all became influential figures in their own right.

Keywords: Kid Ory; Nordskog/Sunshine recordings; Creole Jazz Band

Chapter.  20330 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: American Music

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