Buck Clayton and Zoot Sims
Buck Clayton stands next to Zoot Sims, in an Irish cap and an unidentified fan standing by. At the Concert Party at the Irving Center, New York., November 24, 1974, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton with Zoot Sims and others
Al Cohn, Buck Clayton, Zoot Sims, Budd Johnson and Buddy Tate performing together., No date; likely between 1971 and 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: unidentified, Buck, Zoot Sims, unidentified, Buddy Tate.
Buck Clayton, Zoot Sims, and Cutty Cutshall
Buck Clayton in rehearsal with Zoot Sims, saxophone, and Cutty Cutshall, trombone., No date; likely before 1964, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Russo & Russo, 1852 Lincoln Hwy. East, Lancaster, Penna. 17602.
Buck Clayton, Zoot Sims, and an unidentified man
Buck Clayton standing with Zoot Sims (middle) and an unidentified man in a denim jacket., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Zoot Sims (middle).
Buck and Zoot laugh with the combo
Al Cohn, Buck Clayton, Zoot Sims, Jackie Williams, Buddy Tate, and the hands and soprano sax of Budd Johnson enjoy a moment on stage. Zoot is turned away from the camera talking to a laughing Buck. At the Concert Party at the Irving Center, New York., November 24, 1974, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Budd Johnson and Zoot Sims
Zoot Sims speaking with Budd Johnson., No date; likely 1960s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buddy Tate, Buck Clayton and Zoot Sims with big grins
Buddy Tate, looking serious, with his arm around Buck Clayton's shoulder and Zoot Sims, wearing a hat. Buck and Zoot grin at the photographer. At the Concert Party at the Irving Center, New York., November 24, 1974, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Possibly Dick Gibson talking to Billy Butterfield and Zoot Sims at likely Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado
Possibly Dick Gibson talking to Billy Butterfield and Zoot Sims outside in front of steps with an unidentified couple behind them at likely Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Profile of Zoot Sims
A profile of Zoot Sims looking down., No date; likely 1960s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims and Bucky Pizzarelli entertain
Zoot Sims is seated and blows into a saxophone while Bucky Pizzarelli, seated next to Zoot, strums the guitar. The bassist, Milt Hinton's, hands and the pianist, Teddy Wilson's head are visible behind them., July 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims and Bucky Pizzarelli on stage
Zoot Sims' face turns red as he blows into the saxophone. Bucky Pizzarelli sits beside Zoot strumming his guitar. The back of Teddy Wilson and the hands of Milt Hinton are behind them in the photograph., July 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims and Budd Johnson talking
Zoot Sims speaking with an unidentified man with Budd Johnson in the background., No date; likely 1960s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims and Budd Johnson talking with a fan
Zoot Sims speaking with Budd Johnson and an unidentified man., No date; likely 1960s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten on back: Zoot Sims Ben Webster.
Zoot Sims and a guitarist play
Zoot Sims plays a soprano saxophone as he sits to the left of an unidentified guitarist. Part of a trombone is in the foreground of the picture., July 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims and possibly Johnny Mince
Possibly Johnny Mince and Zoot Sims stand outside with unidentified men behind them most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims and possibly Johnny Mince
Possibly Johnny Mince standing outside with Zoot Sims who has a Budweiser beer and a cigarette in a holder, with two unidentified men behind them, most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims causes Budd Johnson to laugh
Zoot Sims makes Budd Johnson, looking at each other, laugh as they stand on stage, holding their saxophones, Buck Clayton's right side visible. At the Concert Party at the Irving Center, New York., November 24, 1974, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims closes his eyes as he plays the saxophone
Zoot Sims closes his eyes as he blows into the saxophone; cheeks full of air. Bucky Pizzarelli is seated beside Zoot strumming his guitar. The pianist, Teddy Wilson's, head and the bassist, Milt Hinton's, hands are visible behind Zoot and Bucky., July 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims playing the tenor saxophone
Zoot Sims playing the tenor saxophone., No date; likely 1960s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims puckering up
Zoot Sims speaking with an unidentified man., No date; likely 1960s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims takes a look at Buddy Tate and Buck Clayton
Buddy Tate, looking serious, with his arm around Buck Clayton's shoulder while Zoot Sims, wearing a hat, looks at them and away from the camera. At the Concert Party at the Irving Center, New York., November 24, 1974, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims, Buck Clayton and Budd Johnson play from the stage
Zoot Sims, turned sideways to the camera behind a microphone, with Buck Clayton and Budd Johnson play standing on the stage. At the Concert Party at the Irving Center, New York., November 24, 1974, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims, Budd Johnson, and Buck Clayton wait for, possibly Nancy Harrow, to sing her solo
Zoot Sims, Budd Johnson, and Buck Clayton standing on stage, listening to, possibly, Nancy Harrow sing into a microphone. At the Concert Party at the Irving Center, New York., November 24, 1974, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
band sitting around a table
Joe Newman, John Darville, Zoot Sims, Vic Dickenson, Marvin Hannibal Peterson, Earle Warren, Harry Sweets Edison, and an unidentified woman sitting around a table., August 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.