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City Light Jazz Ensemble in front of the Gem Theater
City Light Jazz Ensemble sits in and stands by a 1946 De Soto convertible in front of the Gem Theater with Ida McBeth leaning on the right front hood. Ahmad Alaadeen holds a soprano saxophone straight up in the air as he blows into it. A bass player sits up on top of the back seat holding a upright bass. Right side of this promotional material advertises the Jazz Lovers' Fall Crawl, October 18, 1988.
African American jazz musiciansJazz musiciansAfrican American women jazz singersJazz singersSaxophonistsDouble bassists
Alaadeen, AhmadMcBeth, Ida
City Light Jazz EnsembleDeSoto Motor Corporation
Jazz Lovers' Fall Crawl (1988 : Kansas City, Mo.)
18th and Vine District
Image is part of a promotional for the Jazz Lovers' Fall Crawl, October 18, 1988
Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
1 photograph : black and white print ; 21 x 26 cm
Ahmad Aladeen Collection
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