Though many associate the delivery of jazz music with town of New Orleans, its origin could also be a bit extra ambiguous. With intricate phrasing together with use of Octaves – Montgomery sound is easily distinguishable – regardless of a profession that was cut short on the tender age of 43 – Montgomery still had time to report a string of hit Jazz albums and affect a wealth or artists.
She had also created two female groups the Enchanters and the Dell-Tones, sang for William Depend Basies band in addition to the Modells, and shared the stage with many legends a whos who of jazz and blues singers, including Etta Jones8 and Gloria Coleman, a Soul singer, amongst others.
(Many contemporaries called their stuff jive hokum.) Jazz did not really swing until Jelly Roll Morton and Louis Armstrong, and simply because Louis and Jelly played ragtime before they …