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Ahmad Alaadeen and Tyrone Clark clowning around
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a fedora, and Tyrone Clark wearing a fedora with the brim turned up, have silly smiles as Tyron holds up something with fringe on it, in the van en route to a concert at Harrison (Arkansas) High School Auditorium. Will Matthews is in background., March 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen and Will Matthews perform for music students at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone) and Will Matthews (guitar) performing at a jazz clinic in Brandt Music Hall at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Missouri., January 18, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen and Will Matthews talk during a performance in Skopje
Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone) talks to Will Matthews (guitar) on stage at the Hard Rock Club in Skopje, Macedonia. Tyrone Clark's bass, mostly obscured, and an unidentified camera operator are in the foreground., July 13, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen and the band performing at the Spirit Fest
Gerald Spaits (bass), Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), wearing a white fedora, Tommy Ruskin (drums), and Will Matthews (guitar); standing on stage performing during the Spirit Festival at the Liberty Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri. A large Miller Lite banner hangs behind the band., July 5, 2003, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen and the band performing at the Spirit Fest
Gerald Spaits (bass), Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), wearing a white fedora, and Will Matthews (guitar) on stage performing at the Spirit Festival; Kansas City, Missouri. A large Miller Lite banner hangs behind them. Radio station banners hang on fence in front of the stage., July 5, 2003, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen performs outdoors with a quartet
Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), Tyrone Clark (bass), Don Mumford (drums), and Will Matthews (guitar) perform during an outdoor concert on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri., 1991, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen performs with a jazz combo outdoors on the Country Club Plaza
Everette Freeman (piano), Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), and Will Matthews (guitar) perform at an outdoor concert on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri., 1991, 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
Tyrone Clark (bass), Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), Don Mumford (drums), and Will Matthews (guitar) perform at an outdoor concert on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri., 1991, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen sings during a performance outdoors on the Country Club Plaza
Ahmad Alaadeen standing and singing into a microphone during an outdoor concert on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri. Wil Matthews arm is visible behind and to the left of Ahmad., 1991, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen, Tyrone Clark, Will Matthews stand with others
An couple of unidentified men (one mostly obscured) stand with Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a kufi hat, Tyrone Clark, and Will Matthews at an unidentified venue and event., No date; likely 2000s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen, Will Matthews and Tyrone Clark get a microphone adjustment in Skopje
An unidentified soundman adjusts the microphone for Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone) as Ahmad closes his eyes an blows into a soprano saxophone. Will Matthews (guitar) and Tyrone Clark (bass) play beside Ahmad during a performance at the Hard Rock Club; Skopje, Macedonia. The audience is visible behind them., July 13, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen, Will Matthews, Jim Ellickson-Brown, and Tyrone Clark enjoy a meal in Skopje
(Clockwise from bottom right) Tyrone Clark, Ahmad Alaadeen, Will Matthews, and Jim Ellickson-Brown (American Center Director/U.S. Consul in Greece) are seated at a table dining at The Mill Restaurant in Thessaloniki, Greece. The other restaurant patrons are seated in the background This restaurant was in route to Skopje, Macedonia., July 12, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., 2 copies; copy 2 & 3: 5x3.5
Ahmad Alaadeen, Will Matthews, and Tyrone Clark perform in Skopje
Ahmad Alaadeen (sax, taking a bow), Will Matthews (guitar), and Tyrone Clark (bass) performing in the banquet room in the Grand Hotel Skopje in Skopje, Macedonia. A waiter is visible entering the room in the background. An audience member is visible standing in the foreground., July 13, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen, Will Matthews, and Tyrone Clark perform in Skopje
Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), Will Matthews (guitar), and Tyrone Clark (bass) performing in the banquet room in the Grand Hotel Skopje in Skopje, Macedonia., July 13, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., 2 copies
Ahmad Alaadeen, Will Matthews, and Tyrone Clark wait at an airport
Ahmad Alaadeen, Will Matthews, and Tyrone Clark seat on a bench against a wall relaxing in an airport during their trip to Skopje, Macedonia. The lighting keeps their faces from being distinguished., July 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Akers Aitch, Tyrone Clark, Ahmad Alaadeen, Danny Campbell, Will Matthews, and Donivan Bailey in Arkansas
Akers Aitch, Tyrone Clark, Ahmad Alaadeen, Danny Campbell, Will Matthews, and Donivan Bailey stand outside a van and smile for the photographer during a stop en route to a concert at Harrison (Arkansas) High School Auditorium, March 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., 2 copies
Don Mumford, Angela Hagenbach, Will Matthews, Ahmad Alaadeen, Tyrone Clark, and Everette Freeman
Don Mumford (drums), Angela Hagenbach (singing at microphone), Will Matthews (guitar), Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), wearing a white flat cap, Tyrone Clark (bass, mostly obscured), and Everette Freeman (piano) performing during the BET/Cognac Hennessy's Best of Kansas City Competition at the City Light Jazz Club in Kansas City, Missouri. The audience is visible in the foreground of the photograph., August 1, 1991, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Don Mumford, Will Matthews, Tyrone Clark, Everette Freeman and Ahmad Alaadeen
Don Mumford (drums), Will Matthews (guitar), Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), wearing a white flat cap, Tyrone Clark (bass), and Everette Freeman (piano) performing during the BET/Cognac Hennessy's Best of Kansas City Jazz Competition at the City Light Jazz Club in Kansas City, Missouri., August 1, 1991, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Don Mumford, Will Matthews, Tyrone Clark, Everette Freeman and Ahmad Alaadeen
Don Mumford (drums), Will Matthews (guitar), Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), wearing a white flat cap, Tyrone Clark (bass), and Everette Freeman (piano) performing during the BET/Cognac Hennessy's Best of Kansas City Jazz Competition at the City Light Jazz Club in Kansas City, Missouri., August 1, 1991, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Don Mumford, Will Matthews, Tyrone Clark, and Ahmad Alaadeen
Don Mumford (drums), Will Matthews (guitar), Tyrone Clark (bass), Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), wearing a white flat cap, Everette Freeman (piano) performing during the BET/Cognac Hennessy's Best of Kansas City Jazz Competition at City Light Jazz Club in Kansas City, Missouri., August 1, 1991, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Donivan Bailey, Ahmad Alaadeen, Danny Campbell, Tyrone Clark, and Will Matthews in Magnolia, Arkansas
Donivan Bailey, Ahmad Alaadeen, Danny Campbell (mostly obscured), Tyrone Clark, and Will Matthews walking around the van during a stop in Magnolia, Arkansas en route to a concert at Harrison (Arkansas) High School Auditorium., March 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Gary Sykes, Steve Kirby, Will Matthews, Reggie Thomas, and Ahmad Alaadeen perform in Malden, Missouri
Gary Sykes (drums, mostly obscured), Steve Kirby (bass), Will Matthews (guitar), Reggie Thomas (piano), and Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), wearing a beanie, on stage performing at Malden Community Center in Malden, Missouri., January 17, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Gary Sykes, Steve Kirby, Will Matthews, Reggie Thomas, and Ahmad Alaadeen perform in Malden, Missouri
Gary Sykes (drums, mostly obscured), Steve Kirby (bass), Will Matthews (guitar), Reggie Thomas (piano), and Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone) on stage performing at Malden Community Center in Malden, Missouri., January 17, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jay McShann, Gerald Spaits, Will Matthews, and Ahmad Alaadeen perform at the Spirit Fest
Jay McShann (piano), Gerald Spaits (bass), Will Matthews (guitar), and Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), wearing a white fedora, performing during the Spirit Festival at the Liberty Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri., July 5, 2003, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Susan Krause makes remarks for Will Matthews and Ahmad Alaadeen with Gotze
Susan Krause (American Center Director/U.S. Consul in Macedonia) making remarks to the gathering of people, with Ahmad Alaadeen (left of Susan), Will Matthews (left of Alaadeen), and "Gotze" (Krause's cashier/assistant, left of Matthews) in the banquet room in the Grand Hotel Skopje in Skopje, Macedonia., July 13, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Susan Krause with Ahmad Alaadeen, Will Matthews, and Tyrone Clark in Skopje, Macedonia
Susan Krause (American Center Director/U.S. Consul in Macedonia) with Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), Will Matthews (guitar), and Tyrone Clark (bass) shortly after performing in the banquet room in the Grand Hotel Skopje in Skopje, Macedonia., July 13, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., 2 copies
Tyrone Clark and Ahmad Alaadeen perform for "Behind the Beat" at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Tyrone Clark (bass), and unidentified drummer (mostly obscured), Ahmad Alaadeen (saxophone), and Will Matthews (guitar, mostly obscured) performing at Memorial Union at the University of Wisconsin-Madison during the "Behind the Beat" performance. The audience is visible seated behind Ahmad., No date; likely 2000s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Tyrone Clark, Ahmad Alaadeen, "Gotze", Will Matthews, and others in Skopje, Macedonia
An unidentified man, Tyrone Clark, and unidentified woman, Ahmad Alaadeen, another unidentified man, "Gotze" (cashier/assistant to the American Center Director/U.S. Consul in Macedonia), Will Matthews, another unidentified woman, and another unidentified man stand and smile for a group photograph in the banquet room in the Grand Hotel Skopje in Skopje, Macedonia., July 13, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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