Al "Delightful De" Bartee and Jim Mair at The Phoenix
Al "Delightful De" Bartee and Jim Mair at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Bartee is playing drums while smiling. Mair is playing saxophone while closing his eyes. They are in front of a glass window with a neon sign that reads "Jazz"., July 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians at The Phoenix
Jazz musicians performing at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Wayne Ruppenthal playing trumpet and facing to the right, Speedy Huggins sitting in front and looking forward, Rusty Tucker in back playing piano, and Lucky Wesley playing bass while smiling. Other people are sitting in front of the stage. The stage is in front of a large glass window looking out on downtown., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians at The Phoenix
Jazz musicians performing at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Speedy Huggins sitting at the piano, Wayne Ruppenthal playing trumpet while holding it at a downward angle, and Rusty Tucker sitting in back and smiling. Other people are sitting behind them. The back wall has large windows looking out on downtown., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians at The Phoenix
Jazz musicians at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Kevin Mahogany standing and facing the right, Tyrone Clark playing bass, and an unidentified man playing electric guitar. A group of people are sitting in front of the stage smiling and talking. A glass window and neon sign are in back., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians at The Phoenix
Jazz musicians performing at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Wayne Ruppenthal playing trumpet and facing to the right, Speedy Huggins sitting in front and looking forward, Rusty Tucker in back playing piano, and Lucky Wesley playing bass while smiling. Other people are sitting in front of the stage. The stage is in front of a large glass window looking out on downtown., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Joe Cartwright and an unidentified woman at The Phoenix
Joe Cartwright and an unidentified woman at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Cartwright is playing piano and the woman is singing into a microphone while smiling. Framed photos hang from a brick wall in back., November 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Joe Cartwright and an unidentified woman at The Phoenix
Joe Cartwright and an unidentified woman at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Cartwright is playing piano and the woman is singing into a microphone while smiling. Framed photos hang from a brick wall in back., November 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Joe Cartwright at The Phoenix
Joe Cartwright at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Cartwright is playing piano while grimacing. A table with beer bottles and glasses is in front., November 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Joe Cartwright at The Phoenix
Joe Cartwright at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Cartwright is singing while playing piano. A window sign with the bar name is behind him., March 1994, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Joe Cartwright at The Phoenix
Joe Cartwright at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Cartwright is singing and looking down while playing piano., March 1994, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Joe Cartwright at The Phoenix
Joe Cartwright at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Cartwright is looking down while playing piano., March 1994, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Kevin Mahogany and Tyrone Clark at The Phoenix
Kevin Mahogany and Tyrone Clark at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Mahogany is singing into a microphone and closing his eyes. Clark is playing bass and looking to the side. Another woman is sitting in the audience looking to the side. A glass window and neon sign are in back., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Lucky Wesley at The Phoenix
Lucky Wesley at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Wesley is holding a bass and looking to the side. An unidentified man is sitting at the piano. Other people are sitting in front of the stage smiling and clapping. A glass window with the bar name is in back., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Marcellus Lee at The Phoenix
Marcellus Lee at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Lee is singing while playing the piano. A window with the bar name is behind him., April 1994, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Richard Ross and Speedy Huggins at The Phoenix
Richard Ross and Speedy Huggins at The Phoenix at 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Ross is standing on the left, wearing a dark shirt. Both men are looking at performers on stage., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Richard Ross and Speedy Huggins at The Phoenix
Richard Ross and Speedy Huggins at The Phoenix at 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Ross is standing on the left, wearing a dark shirt. Both men are looking at performers on stage., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Rusty Tucker at The Phoenix
Rusty Tucker at The Phoenix at 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Tucker is holding his bass and looking forward and smiling. Large glass windows in back look out on the downtown area., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Todd Strait and Bob Bowman at The Phoenix
Todd Strait and Bob Bowman at The Phoenix on 8th and Central in Kansas City, Missouri. Strait is playing drums and looking up at Bowman who is playing bass. They are in front of a glass window with a neon sign that reads "Jazz"., March 1994, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.