EDWARD "KID" ORY

Original New Orleans Jazz • United States
Jazz music community with review and forums
EDWARD
MY DAD EDWARD KID ORY,WAS BORN 25 DEC 1886 ON HIS COUSINS SUGARCANE PLANTATION IN LA PLACE ,LOUISIANA,WHEN HE WAS A BOY HE BUILT HIS OWN BANJO&OTHER HOMEMADE INSTRUMENTS,FORMED HIS OWN BAND @10 YEARS OF AGE,AT 13 GOT HIS FIRST REAL BANJO,THE MOVED ON TO CIVIL WAR INSTRUMENTS,UPON GETTING HIS FIRST GOOD TROMBONE,WAS DISCOVERED BY BUDDY BOLDEN. BY 23 HE WAS A PERMANENT FIXTURE IN STOREYVILLE ,THE RED LIGHT DISTRICT OF NEW ORLEANS(CLOSED BY ORDER OF US NAVY 1917). HIS STYLES CAME FROM SKIFFLES,RAGS,BLUES,THEN PROGRESSED INTO JASS(SIC) LATER HE STARTED ADVERTISING ON HIS WAGON FOR DANCES &CUTTING CONTESTS, JAZZ BAND FOR HIRE,HIS FIRST BAND,TURNED INTO THE ORY/OLIVER BAND WITH JOE KING OLIVER, OLIVER &KID TOOK LOUIS ARMSTRONG UNDER THERE WINGS. IN 1919,KID LEFT NEW ORLEANS ,ARRIVING IN LOS ANGELES HE WOULD RECORD THE FIRST JAZZ RECORDING OF NEW ORLEANS JAZZ BY PEOPLE OF COLOR,.LATER IN THE 1920'S IN CHICAGO read more...
Thanks to silent way, js for the updates

EDWARD "KID" ORY Online Videos

No EDWARD "KID" ORY online videos available. Search and add one now.

Buy EDWARD "KID" ORY music

More places to buy metal & EDWARD "KID" ORY music

  • CDUniverse - Specializing in the sale of domestic and imported music CDs and Imports

EDWARD "KID" ORY Discography

EDWARD "KID" ORY albums / top albums

EDWARD 0.00 | 0 ratings
Favourites!
Original New Orleans Jazz 1956
EDWARD 0.00 | 0 ratings
Theatre Des Champs-Elysees
Original New Orleans Jazz 1956
EDWARD 0.00 | 0 ratings
Dance With Kid Ory Or Just Listen
Original New Orleans Jazz 1961

EDWARD "KID" ORY EPs & splits

EDWARD "KID" ORY live albums

EDWARD "KID" ORY demos, promos, fans club and other releases (no bootlegs)

EDWARD "KID" ORY re-issues & compilations

EDWARD 0.00 | 0 ratings
Kid Ory Plays the Blues - Live Broadcasts From the Hangover Club in San Francisco
Original New Orleans Jazz 1997
EDWARD 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Chronological Classics: Kid Ory 1922-1945
Original New Orleans Jazz 1999

EDWARD "KID" ORY singles (0)

EDWARD "KID" ORY movies (DVD, Blu-Ray or VHS)

EDWARD "KID" ORY Reviews

No EDWARD "KID" ORY music reviews posted yet.

EDWARD "KID" ORY Movies Reviews

No EDWARD "KID" ORY movie reviews posted yet.

EDWARD "KID" ORY Shouts

Please login to post a shout
No shouts posted yet. Be the first member to do so above!

JMA TOP 5 Jazz ALBUMS

Rating by members, ranked by custom algorithm
Albums with 30 ratings and more
A Love Supreme Post Bop
JOHN COLTRANE
Buy this album from our partners
Kind of Blue Cool Jazz
MILES DAVIS
Buy this album from our partners
The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady Progressive Big Band
CHARLES MINGUS
Buy this album from our partners
Blue Train Hard Bop
JOHN COLTRANE
Buy this album from our partners
My Favorite Things Hard Bop
JOHN COLTRANE
Buy this album from our partners

New Jazz Artists

New Jazz Releases

Mai​-​Liis On Life Pop/Art Song/Folk
MAI-LIIS
Buy this album from MMA partners
Yazz Band : New Normal Big Band
GREG YASINITSKY
Buy this album from MMA partners
The Q Sessions Hard Bop
CHRISTIAN MCBRIDE
Buy this album from MMA partners
Observe the Silence Fusion
GREG LAMY
Buy this album from MMA partners
HERO Live! RnB
MARCUS ANDERSON
Buy this album from MMA partners
More new releases

New Jazz Online Videos

Loi
RAF VERTESSEN
js· 5 hours ago
My Eyes of Yesterday
MAI-LIIS
js· 6 hours ago
New Normal
GREG YASINITSKY
js· 8 hours ago
The Day Is Over
GREG LAMY
js· 18 hours ago
Hero (Live)
MARCUS ANDERSON
js· 1 day ago
More videos

New JMA Jazz Forum Topics

More in the forums

New Site interactions

More...

Latest Jazz News

members-submitted

More in the forums

Social Media

Follow us