Ahmad Alaadeen at Banquets Beyond the Bay with fans
Ahmad Alaadeen (second from left), wearing a kufi hat, with four unidentified people during the night of a concert at Banquets Beyond the Bay; Sikeston, Missouri., February 8, 1996, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen greets fans at Banquets Beyond the Bay
Ahmad Alaadeen (second from left), wearing a kufi hat, shaking hands with an unidentified man as two unidentified women look on during the night of a concert at Banquets Beyond the Bay; Sikeston, Missouri., February 8, 1996, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen performs with a quartet outdoors on the Country Club Plaza
An unidentified drummer, Ahmad Alaadeen (tenor saxophone), wearing a fedora, Tyrone Clark (bass), and an unidentified pianist perform at an outdoor concert on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri. The crowd of music fans is visible behind the jazz combo., No date; likely 1990s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen performs with a quartet outdoors on the Country Club Plaza
An unidentified drummer, Ahmad Alaadeen (tenor saxophone), wearing a fedora, Tyrone Clark (bass), and an unidentified pianist perform at an outdoor concert on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri. The crowd of music fans is visible behind the jazz combo., No date; likely 1990s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen talks with a fan
Ahmad Alaadeen, seated and holding a soprano saxophone, is talking with an unidentified music student who is bending down to look Ahmad in the face at an unidentified venue. A saxophone case and an upside down fedora lie on the table beside Ahmad. His expression is tired but happy., No date; likely 2000-2010, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen talks with fans during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a straw fedora, talks outdoors with music fans during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival. The crowd is visible behind them., July 25-26, 1992, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen, Steve Irwin, Yoko Takemura and Jo Boehr stand arm-in-arm outdoors at night
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a ball cap, Steve Irwin, Yoko Takemura, and Jo Boehr stand arm-in-arm and smile at the photographer outdoors at night., September 2003, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Butch Berman, Jo Boehr, Fanny Dunfee, Steve Irwin, Ahmad Alaadeen and at The Blue Room
Butch Berman, wearing a Dashiki-style shirt, Jo Boehr, Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, Steve Irwin, Ahmad Alaadeen, also wearing a Dashiki-style shirt, and an unidentified woman gather around a table at The Blue Room in the American Jazz Museum in Kansas City, Missouri. The audience and museum exhibitions are visible behind the group., No date; likely 2005, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Fanny Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen with a couple of fans
Two unidentified men stand on either side of Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen., No date; likely 1997, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Fanny Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen with a fan
An unidentified fan stands with Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, and Ahmad Alaadeen., No date; likely 1997, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., 2 copies; copy 2: 6x4
Jay McShann and Ahmad Alaadeen perform for a group of children
From the left side Ahmad Alaadeen, playing a sax, visible standing behind the lifted lid of the baby grand piano that Jay McShann is playing, his back to the photographer. Donivan Bailey (drums), sits between Ahmad and Jay McShann. An unidentified bass player sits tot he left of Jay as they perform for a group of children siting all around then at an unidentified venue possibly in the 18th and Vine District in Kansas City, Missouri., August 21, 1996, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jay McShann and Ahmad Alaadeen perform for film
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a kufi cap, stands to play a tenor saxophone and Jay McShann sits and plays a baby grand piano with it's lid open while an unidentified cameraman films them at an unidentified venue possibly in the 18th and Vine District in Kansas City, Missouri. Ahmad is partly obscured by a tripod and Jay's face is obscured by a microphone. There is a group of children sitting behind Jay., August 21, 1996, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Robert Rashad and Ahmad Alaadeen hang out at The Blue Room
Robert Rashad, wearing a flat cap, and Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a Dashiki-style shirt, (standing) with an unidentified group of people seated at a table at The Blue Room in the American Jazz Museum in Kansas City, Missouri. The museum exhibits and the audience are visible behind the group. The liquor bottles behind the bar are marked over., No date; likely 2005, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Tom Alexios and Ahmad Alaadeen
Tom Alexios puts his left arm around Ahmad Alaadeen's shoulder as they smile at the photographer. This was a combined event for the Tradin' 4s (Series Four): Celebration of Alaadeen's 2000 Governor's Humanities Award at the Mutual Musicians Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri., November 7, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Tom Alexios and Ahmad Alaadeen
Ahmad Alaadeen and Tom Alexios outside Mutual Musicians Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri., 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Willie Aikins talks with Danny Campbell and Ahmad Alaadeen offstage
An unidentified woman and St. Louis jazz saxophonist Willie Akins talking with Danny Campbell and Ahmad Alaadeen offstage during the St. Louis Art Fair., September 9, 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.