Slide, Kelly, Slide

I just added this image and caption to the Trombone History Timeline (20th century). 1919—New York: George F. Briegel’s “Slide, Kelly, Slide” is recorded. Subsequent published sheet music includes a trombone image (see below image; public domain).

Serpent Sketch

I just added the below caption and image to Serpent & Ophicleide Images: 1600-1850. c. 1770—English artist Nathaniel Dance-Holland sketches Two Musicians, which features a man in powdered wig playing a serpent (see below image; public domain). Image courtesy of Tassos Dimitriadis.