A mythical account of the life of Buddy Bolden, the first Cornet King of New Orleans.
Where the Music Began
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for sexual content and graphic nudity, brutal violence, language and drug use
Did You Know?
Bolden's cornet solos were performed by multiple Grammy winner, Wynton Marsalis. See more
"Louisana State Asylum 1931" at the beginning of the movie is is spelled wrong. See more
I play the church music better.