Kid Rena Brass Band

In the 1920s or 1930s Henry “Kid” Rena used for his Henry Rena brass band the name Pacific brass band, according to Kid Howard.

From this musicians it’s known that they played in the Brass Band:

Cornet/trumpet Henry “Kid” Rena (originaly René), Louis Armstrong, Buddy Petit, Louis “Kid” Shots Madison, Eddie Richardson (late 1920s – ), Elmer Talbert, Joe “Kid” Howard(late 1920s – early 1930s), George “Kid Sheik” Colar, Emile “Shot Neck” Hawkins, Percy Humphrey, Burke Stevenson16,
Trombone Jack Carey, Maurice “Morris” French,  Albert Warner, Isiah “Big Ike” Robinson, Eddie Summers, Charles “Sonny” Henry, Joe “Kid” Avery, Jim Robinson
Clarinet Joseph “Joe” Rena (later drummer), Zeb Lenares, George Lewis (1927 – 1929), Alphonse Picou
Bariton horn Peter White, Harrison Barnes
Alto horn Henry Taylor, Flowers
Alto sax Manny Gabriel
Tuba George Washington, Bill Thomas, Delmas
Snare drum Christopher “Black Happy” Goldston, Joseph “Joe” Rena, Ernest Rogers, Bat Mosley, Remus or Ramos Mathews, Albert Jiles, Sammy Penn
Bass drum “Black” Benny Williams, Edgar Mosley
Leader Henry “Kid” Rena

19??:
The band played at Black Benny’s funeral.

Henry “Kid” Rena (tp), Eddie Summers (tb), George Lewis (cl), Edgar Mosley (bs dm)

CD’s of this brassband: Brassband history on CD

Sources books:
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New Orleans Jazz, family album by Al Rose and Edmond Souchon