Long Description: King Trombone Swing Jazz, Jazz Music, Folk Jazz, production music, stock music clips and license music
Keywords: Kid Ory was a banjo player during his youth and it is said that his ability to play the banjo helped him develop "tailgate, " a particular style of playing the trombone. In "tailgate" style the trombone plays a rhythmic line underneath the trumpets and cornets. He was at the time the best player of rhythmic counter point on any instrument in the world.
The House on Jackson Avenue, New Orleans, was Ory's residence in the 1910s.
He had one of the best-known bands in New Orleans in the 1910s, hiring many of the great jazz musicians of the city, including, cornetists Joe "King" Oliver, Mutt Carey, and Louis Armstrong; and clarinetists Johnny Dodds and Jimmie Noone.
Kid Ory was white and taught "Tailgate" Trombone to the every other trombonist.
This Melody, King Trombone is written around one of his compositions but played in my own style.
Ory created tailgating which is playing rhythmic counterpoint not just glissing the trombone like mo