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Ahmad Alaadeen singing during "Behind the Beat" at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ahmad Alaadeen singing into a microphone as he holds a tenor saxophone across his body at Memorial Union, 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.
Ahmad Alaadeen sits at a restaurant table
Ahmad Alaadeen sitting at a table with a tenor saxophone and an upside down fedora lying on it at an unidentified venue. A napkin stands high twisted into a "U" in a glass., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen sits at a restaurant table
Ahmad Alaadeen, from his left side, sitting at a table with a tenor saxophone, an upside down fedora, and an instrument case lying on it. A napkin stands high twisted into a "U" in a glass at an unidentified venue., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen sits in with the band while working with students
Ahmad Alaadeen sits in with the band and plays a soprano saxophone while working with a group of music students at an unidentified venue., No date; likely 2000-2010, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen sits in with the student jazz band
Ahmad Alaadeen sits in with an unidentified school jazz band at probably a rehearsal for a jazz concert featuring Olathe North High, Oregon Trail Junior High, and Santa Fe Trail Junior High jazz bands in Olathe, Kansas., February 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen sits in with the student jazz band
Ahmad Alaadeen sits in and plays with an unidentified school jazz band in probably a rehearsal for a jazz concert featuring Olathe North High, Oregon Trail Junior High, and Santa Fe Trail Junior High jazz bands in Olathe, Kansas., February 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen sits outside an airport
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a sun visor, sitting outside an unidentified airport terminal., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen sitting by Missouri Children's Fountain in front of the Governor's Mansion
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a ball cap, sitting at Missouri Children's Fountain, by Jamie Anderson, in front of the Governor's Mansion to honor Caroline Allen (Carrie) Crittendon who died while her father, Thomas Crittendon, was governor of Missouri, during Alaadeen's visit to the Governor's Mansion in Jefferson City, Missouri., June 19, 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen smiles at the photographer at the Gem Theater during the performance for the Coda Jazz Fund Benefit
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a tuxedo, smiles at the photographer while he places one hand on the piano and holds a tenor saxophone with his other hand while onstage at the Coda Jazz Fund Benefit Concert at the Gem Theater in Kansas City, Missouri. Terry Hughes' (drums) face is visible behind Ahmad's right., May 15, 2004, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen solos as the jazz band listens at the Gem Theater
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a tam-style hat, solos while the jazz band listens in the background of the photograph during a jazz concert featuring Olathe North High, Oregon Trail Junior High, and Santa Fe Trail Junior High jazz bands at the Gem Theater in Kansas City, Missouri., February 16, 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen solos at UMKC for the Kansas City Jazz Band Festival
Ahmad Alaadeen (tenor saxophone) standing at the front of the stage soloing with an three other unidentified soloists waiting their turn while an unidentified jazz band is behind them during the Kansas City Jazz Band Festival at University of Missouri-Kansas City, in Kansas City, Missouri. The jazz band conductor is on the far right with his right foot on the riser., No date; likely between 2001-2010, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen stands outside with friends
An unidentified man, Ricky Anderson, Horace Washington, and Ahmad Alaadeen stand outside among trees at an unidentified outdoor setting., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., 2 copies
Ahmad Alaadeen taking a rest offstage with Michael Warren and Seth Lee
Mike Warren, Seth Lee, stand to the left of a seated Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a ball cap, who is hanging out offstage by the rear entrance of the Gem Theater in Kansas City, Missouri., 2006, 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 teaches an auditorium of music students
Ahmad Alaadeen, his back to the photographer, standing on the stage with his arms spread wide, addressing an audience of saxophone students and their teacher during jazz clinic at an unidentified auditorium., No date; likely 2004, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen teaches an auditorium of music students
Ahmad Alaadeen, his back to the photographer, pointing offstage while addressing an audience of saxophone students and their teacher during a jazz clinic at an unidentified auditorium., No date; likely 2004, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen teaching students at Flint Hills Music
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a ball cap, working with two unidentified music students while an unidentified man looks on at the Flint Hills Music Store in Emporia, Kansas., February 2004, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen waits behind the microphone to play a soprano saxophone
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a ball cap, waits with closed eyes behind a microphone to play a soprano saxophone on an outdoor pavilion behind the Gem Theater in Kansas City, Missouri., 2006, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen warms up in an auditorium
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a kufi cap and playing tenor saxophone while an unidentified man, possibly a music teacher motions and smiles towards the stage possibly during a jazz clinic at an unidentified school venue., No date; likely between 2001-2010, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen whispers a secret during a rehearsal with a student jazz band
An unidentified man, possibly Oregon Trail band director Ed Colson, bends down to listen as Ahmad Alaadeen whispers from behind his hand while sitting in with a jazz band probably during a rehearsal for a jazz concert featuring Olathe North High, Oregon Trail Junior High, and Santa Fe Trail Junior High jazz bands in Olathe, Kansas., February 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen with Doug Alpert
Ahmad Alaadeen and Doug Alpert (executive director of the Kansas City Jazz Commission) stand among a crowd at an unidentified venue and an unidentified event., No date; likely 2000s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen with Governor Bob Holden and Fanny Dunfee
Ahmad Alaadeen and Governor Bob Holden, in tuxedos, and Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, stand in front of bookshelves and smile at the photographer. Ahmad is holding a tenor saxophone., August 5, 2003, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen with a couple jazz saxophonists at Paseo Academy
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a tam, and two unidentified saxophone jazz ensemble students during a class of Paseo Academy in Kansas City, Missouri., February 14, 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen with fans
Ahmad Alaadeen stands between two unidentified women 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 with his oldest son, William Young
Ahmad Alaadeen standing next to his oldest son, William Young, during an unidentified event at the Bruce R. Watkins Heritage Center., No date; likely 2000s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen with the Basse's
Ahmad Alaadeen stands with David and Cathy Basse and their daughter in a room with bookshelves., March 5, 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen with the Paseo Academy jazz band
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a tam, stands with a group of jazz ensemble students of Paseo Academy in Kansas City, Missouri., February 14, 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen with the Paseo Academy jazz band
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a tam, stands with a group of jazz ensemble students of Paseo Academy in Kansas City, Missouri., February 14, 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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