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Kid Ory

Kid Ory
Born: Dec 25, 1886 in LaPlace, LA
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Died: Jan 23, 1973 in Honolulu, HI
Genre: Jazz
Biography: Kid Ory was one of the great New Orleans pioneers, an early trombonist who virtually defined the "tailgate" style (using his horn to play rhythmic bass lines in the front line behind the trumpet and clarinet) and who was fortunate enough to last through the lean years so he could make a major comeback ...Read full biography
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