Band practice at the Mutual Musicians Foundation
Band practice at the Mutual Musicians Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri. Henry Hoard is playing saxophone in the front row, far left. Unidentified musicians are sitting in three rows playing saxophone, trombone, and trumpet., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Henry Hoard and Eddie Saunders at the Kansas City Spirit Festival
Henry Hoard and Eddie Saunders performing on the Jazz Stage at the Kansas City Spirit Festival in Kansas City, Missouri. Hoard is standing while playing saxophone and looking forward. Saunders is sitting on a stool while playing saxophone and looking down at music on a stand. Two unidentified musicians are playing bass and trumpet. They are playing on a stage under a white tent., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Henry Hoard and Eddie Saunders at the Kansas City Spirit Festival
Henry Hoard and Eddie Saunders performing on the Jazz Stage at the Kansas City Spirit Festival in Kansas City, Missouri. Hoard is standing on the left, looking at Saunders. Saunders is sitting on a stool and looking at Hoard. Two unidentified musicians are standing on the right. They are playing on a stage under a white tent., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians at a Mutual Musicians House Band rehearsal
Jazz musicians at a Mutual Musicians House Band rehearsal in Kansas City, Missouri. Henry Hoard is sitting in the front row on the far right, partially off camera. Everyone is sitting in three rows of saxophones, trombones, and trumpets., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians at a Mutual Musicians House Band rehearsal
Jazz musicians at a Mutual Musicians House Band rehearsal in Kansas City, Missouri. Henry Hoard is sitting in the front row behind a red music stand. An unidentified man is conducting the band. Everyone is sitting in three rows of saxophones, trombones, and trumpets., 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 Kansas City Spirit Festival
Jazz musicians performing on the Jazz Stage at the Kansas City Spirit Festival in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Henry Hoard is smiling while holding a saxophone, Eddie Saunders sitting on a stool while holding a saxophone, and an unidentified man playing a trumpet. They are on a stage under a tent., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians rehearsing at the Mutual Musicians Foundation
Jazz musicians rehearsing at the Mutual Musicians Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Henry Hoard playing saxophone, an unidentified man playing saxophone, an unidentified man playing trumpet, and Marcellus Lee playing drums (partially off camera). They are rehearsing in a room with barren white walls. A banner that reads "MMF" is hanging from the piano., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians rehearsing at the Mutual Musicians Foundation
Jazz musicians rehearsing at the Mutual Musicians Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Oliver Todd playing a keyboard, Henry Hoard playing saxophone, Marcellus Lee playing drums, an unidentified man playing saxophone, and an unidentified man playing trumpet. They are playing in a room with barren white walls., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians rehearsing at the Mutual Musicians Foundation
Jazz musicians rehearsing at the Mutual Musicians Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri. Ray Reed is singing into a microphone in front of three rows of musicians playing saxophone, trombone, and trumpet. Henry Hoard is playing saxophone second from left. The musicians are rehearsing in a room with white walls and drawings of jazz musicians., July 1994, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians rehearsing at the Mutual Musicians Foundation
Jazz musicians rehearsing at the Mutual Musicians Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri. Several rows of musicians are playing saxophone, trombone, and trumpet. Henry Hoard is sitting second from left, looking down as he plays. The musicians are rehearsing in a room with white walls and drawings of jazz musicians., July 1994, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians rehearsing in an unidentified venue
Jazz musicians rehearsing in an unidentified venue. Dean Stringer is standing on the left, looking down at music on a stand while playing saxophone. Al Pearson is sitting on the far right playing trumpet. Henry Hoard is sitting behind Stringer, playing saxophone and looking at music. Other musicians are also playing saxophone, trumpet, and trombone., February 1994, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians rehearsing in an unidentified venue
Jazz musicians rehearsing in an unidentified venue. Dean Stringer is standing on the left, looking down at music on a stand. Al Pearson is sitting on the far right holding a trumpet. Henry Hoard is sitting to the right of Stringer, holding a saxophone and looking at music. Other musicians are also playing saxophone, trumpet, and trombone., February 1994, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Oliver Todd Band at the Mutual Musicians Foundation
Oliver Todd Band performing upstairs at the Mutual Musicians Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Marcellus Lee playing drums, Oliver Todd playing piano, Sam Johnson playing bass, Elmer Price playing trumpet, Al Zanders playing saxophone, and John Henry Hoard playing saxophone. They are wearing black suits and ties and are on a small stage in a corner of the room., No date; likely between 1995 and 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Color photograph of a black and white photo originally on the wall of the Mutual Musicians Foundation.
Two photos on the wall of the Mutual Musicians Foundation
Two photos on the wall of the Mutual Musicians Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri. The top photo is of Paul Gray and Dizzy Gillespie outside Paul Gray's Jazz Place in Lawrence, Kansas. Gray is looking at Gillespie and smiling. Gillespie is puffing out his cheeks and placing a finger on his lips. They are standing in front of a sign for the venue. The bottom photo is of the Oliver Todd Band performing at the Mutual Musicians Foundation. From left to right: Marcellus Lee playing drums, Oliver Todd playing piano, Sam Johnson playing bass, Elmer Price playing trumpet, Al Zanders playing saxophone, and John Henry Hoard playing saxophone. They are wearing suits and playing in an upstairs room of the building., No date; likely between 1995 and 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Color photograph of a black and white photo originally on the wall of the Mutual Musicians Foundation.