Slideman Ted


Band to Join, Steel guitar, Cello, Upright bass, Trombone, Vocalist - Alto, Fiddle, Banjo, Other, Flute, Harmonica, Background Singer, Piano, Keyboard, Saxophone, Trumpet, Violin, Other Percussion, Drums, Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist.


New to Montana.

Eager for opportunities to play big band, swing, blues, jazz.

Know the trombone; have modest talent. Interested in learning the bass guitar.

Screen name:
Slideman Ted
Member since:
Aug 01 2009
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Just for Fun
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
10 to 50
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:


Trombonists you wouldn't know from 1930-1960... really like George Roberts, Megumi Kanda. Reach my mail ted at idaholiberty dot net . Currently keeping company with band in a box, but have some real books and a few charts to help get things started. Just finished another sit-in with a local college jazz band. I love that stuff.

Instrument experience:

Vocalist - Tenor:


Conn 88 HCL large tenor trombone
decent tenor voice
handful of rhythmic noisemakers
want to learn to be backup bass player