The History of the Trombone in Jazz (part 1) with Mark DeJong

In this video saxophonist and educator Mark DeJong explores the history of the trombone in jazz.

Starting with New Orleans trombonist Edward “Kid” Ory and continuing with Texas born Jack Teagarden, this video highlights important recordings as well as showcasing contemporary trombonist Carsten Rubeling playing brief transcription excerpts from each player.