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1986 Conneaut Lake Jazz Festival performers
Among other unidentified musicians are likely: Back row: top left, Bob Haggart; 4th from left, Bud Freeman; 5th from left, Ray McKinley; 6th from left, George Van Eps; 7th from left, Buck Clayton; 3rd from right Eddie Miller; at the 1986 Conneaut Lake Jazz Festival, Pennsylvania., 1986, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note to the right of the photograph, "The 1986 Conneaut Lake Jazz Festival Thanks for coming, Buck, Joy & Emmy [Baugate]"
After hours session
Publicity photo of Steve Allen (as Benny Goodman), Buck Clayton, Teddy Wilson and Gene Krupa performing with members of the band in a basement jam session on a small stage as part of the film The Benny Goodman Story., 1955, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Text printed on photo border: Printed in U.S.A c. 1955, Universal Pictures Company Inc. Permission granted for newspaper and magazine reproduction, Any other use, including television, prohibited.
Alain Du Bois
Alain Du Bois, Clayton's friend from Geneva, Switzerland., 1960s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Alden-Barrett Quintet
Members of the Alden-Barrett Quintet (from left to right): Jackie Williams, Frank Tate[?], Howard Alden, Dan Barrett and Chuck Wilson, No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Alden-Barrett Quintet; photographer's label on verso: Nancy Miller Elliott [address].
Barney Kessel at Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail Colorado
Barney Kessel standing outside 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.
Barney Kessel having a conversation with Joe Venuti
Barney Kessel facing Joe Venuti, wearing a fedora with a feather hatband, having a conversation outdoors during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado with an unidentified group of people behind them., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Basie Alumni Band tour group
Basie Alumni Band tour group standing behind the tour bus in Switzerland. From left to right: Ed Lewis, Preston Love, Buck Clayton, Freddie Green, Harry Edison, Haywood Henry and Joe Newman kneeling., January 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ben Webster plays
Ben Webster playing saxophone with Buck Clayton in his military uniform seated behind him along with Leonard Gaskin, Tiny Grimes, and an unidentified group of musicians., 1944?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Ben Webster.
Ben Webster saxophone solo
Ben Webster playing a saxophone solo; with Buck Clayton, trumpet, Henri Chaix, piano, Isla Eckinger, bass, Romano Cavicchiolo, drums, and Alain du Bois, guitar, during a concert in Baden, Switzerland on June 3rd, 1967., June 3, 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Roger Kaysel, Fotograf, [phone symbol] 056/85 19 19, Lätten, CH-5413 Birmenstorf.
Billie Holiday and Mary Osborne on the Art Ford Show
Billie Holiday with Mary Osborne, playing guitar, performing on the Art Ford Show against a dark background; Newark, New Jersey., No date; likely 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten label on verso: Art Ford Show, Billie Holiday, Mary Osborn, Newark, New Jersey.
Buck Clayton and Eddie Durham
Eddie Durham hugging Buck Clayton, both in suits, in front of a door with a light switch on the wall., No date; likely 1981-1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton and others performing on stage
Dick Cary, Vic Dickenson, Buck Clayton and Eddie Condon performing on stage, possibly in Melbourne or Osaka., 1964, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Bud Freeman, Eddie Condon, Clayton, Vic Dickenson; stamped on verso: A060.
Buck Clayton conducting
Buck Clayton conducting an orchestra with Nat Pierce on piano, Frankie Capp on drums, Harry Edison and Al Aaron on trumpets, and from left to right sax players are Buddy Tate, Preston Love, Earl Warren, Pinky Williams., 1982.0, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: former members of the Basie Band? Freddie Green, Buddy Tate, Clayton; photographer's label attached to verso: Photographed by Nancy Miller Elliott [address, phone number] c1982 Not to be published without written permission.
Buck Clayton directing the Reno Club Band at the 1984 Kool Jazz Festival
Buck Clayton on stage with a group of musicians and two unidentified men (likely: Hank Jones, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Philly Jo Jones, drums; Eddie Jones, bass; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Frank Wess, reeds; Buck Clayton, conductor; unidentified trumpeter) at the 1984 Kool Jazz Festival, Avery Fisher Hall, New York, N.Y., June 30, 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton in Switzerland
Buck Clayton playing trumpet with Ben Webster, sax, Isla Eckinger, bass, Romano Cavicchiolo, drums and Alain DuBois, guitar, during a concert in Baden, Switzerland on June 3rd, 1967., June 3, 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Roger Kaysel, Fotograf, [phone symbol] 056/85 19 19, Lätten, CH-5413 Birmenstorf.
Buck Clayton in Switzerland
Buck Clayton playing trumpet with Ben Webster, sax, Henri Chaix, piano, Isla Eckinger, bass, Romano Cavicchiolo, drums and Alain DuBois, guitar, during a concert in Baden, Switzerland on June 3rd, 1967., June 3, 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Roger Kaysel, Fotograf, [phone symbol] 056/85 19 19, Lätten, CH-5413 Birmenstorf; handwritten note on verso: Switzerland, Buck, Ben Webster.
Buck Clayton listening to the band at the 1984 Kool Jazz Festival
Buck Clayton on stage with a group of musicians (likely: Hank Jones, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Philly Jo Jones, drums; Eddie Jones, bass; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Illinois Jacquet, tenor saxophone; Buck Clayton, conductor) and an unidentified man, at the 1984 Kool Jazz Festival, Avery Fisher Hall, New York, N.Y., June 30, 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton playing trumpet in Switzerland
Buck Clayton playing trumpet on stage with Alain du Bois, guitar, and Georges Furrer, bass in Geneva, Switzerland., February 7, 1966, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Pierre Favre 12 r. des Cedres- Geneve.
Buck Clayton playing with Eddie Condon's band
Buck Clayton performing in a club with Eddie Condon's Band; seen are Eddie Condon, guitar, Leonard Gaskin, bassist, Herbie Hall, clarinet, likely George Wettling, drums, Cutty Cutshall, trombone, and likely Gene Schroeder, piano., August 26, 1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Eddie Condon's Band, Clayton, Pops Foster 8/26/59 ; WBCC #204.
Buck Clayton speaking at a performance
Buck Clayton speaking into a microphone with the Swingin' Dream Band including James Chirillo, guitar, Dennis Mackrel, drums, Doug Lawrence, Jerry Dodgion, Joe Temperley, saxes, and Randy Sandke, trumpet., No date; likely between 1981 and 1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton speaking to a jazz guitar student
Buck Clayton speaking with an unidentified guitar student in a jazz class in New York City., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Photographed by Nancy Elliott.
Buck Clayton trumpet solo
Buck Clayton playing a trumpet solo; with Ben Webster, saxophone, Romano Cavicchiolo, drums, and Alain du Bois, guitar during a concert in Baden, Switzerland on June 3rd, 1967., June 3, 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Roger Kaysel, Fotograf, [phone symbol] 056/85 19 19, Lätten, CH-5413 Birmenstorf.
Buck working with two young jazz guitarists
Buck Clayton seated and working with two young jazz guitarists in New York City., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Photographed by Nancy Elliott [her address and contact information].
Bucky Pizzarelli plays his guitar
Bucky Pizzarelli, seated in front of the pianist and piano, plays a guitar that he is looking down at the neck of the guitar. This pianist, Teddy Wilson's, back is to the camera., July 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bucky Pizzarelli watches the photographer
Bucky Pizzarelli, seated, holding his guitar, and an unidentified group of people watch an unidentified photographer take a picture to the right., July 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Byron Stripling playing trumpet
Byron Stripling, trumpet, and Dennis Mackrel, drums, performing with James Chirillo, guitar ; Doug Lawrence and Jerry Dodgion, saxes, and other members of the Swingin' Dream Band; two unidentified people to the fore of the photo., No date; likely between 1981 and 1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Freddie Green
Close up photograph of Freddie Green with head stock of guitar covering part of his face., No date; likely between 1938 and 1958, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Freddie Green on the beach
Freddie Green walking on a beach, most likely Missouri Avenue Beach, Atlantic City, NJ., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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