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Jazz musicians at an event at Betty Crow's house
Jazz musicians at an event at Betty Crow's house. Sonny Kenner is playing electric guitar, wearing a red shirt. Other unidentified musicians are playing piano, drums, and bass. They are on a patio with furniture and flowers. A yellow brick house is in back., June 19, 1999, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians at an outdoor party
Jazz musicians performing at an outdoor party at Betty Crow's house. From left to right: Donald Cox playing piano, Kevin Mahogany singing, Carmell Jones sitting and holding a trumpet, Al "Delightful De" Bartee playing drums, and Eddie Saunders playing saxophone. They are on a temporary stage in front of the house., August 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo is underexposed.
Jazz musicians at an outdoor party
Jazz musicians performing at an outdoor party at Betty Crow's house. From left to right: Milt Abel playing bass, Carmell Jones playing trumpet, Al "Delightful De" Bartee playing drums, Eddie Saunders playing saxophone, and Sonny Kenner playing electric guitar. They are sitting in lawn chairs and relaxing while playing., August 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo is underexposed.
Jazz musicians at an unidentified venue
Jazz musicians performing at an unidentified venue. From left to right: Dwight Foster looking down while playing electric guitar, Sonny Kenner closing his eyes while playing electric guitar, and Al "Delightful De" Bartee playing drums in the far 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 an unidentified venue
Jazz musicians performing at an unidentified venue. From left to right: Sonny Kenner playing electric guitar, Al "Delightful De" Bartee playing drums, and Horace Washington holding a saxophone while looking right. They are on a stage with a corrugated back wall., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians at an unidentified venue
Jazz musicians performing at an unidentified venue. Oscar "Lucky" Wesley is playing bass and looking to the right. Sonny Kenner is playing electric guitar and singing into a microphone. They are wearing black tuxedos and are in front of a wall covered with pink curtains., July 1992, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians at the Kansas City International Jazz Festival
Jazz musicians performing at the Kansas City International Jazz Festival at Starlight Theater in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Jay McShann playing piano partially off-camera, Gerald Spaits playing bass, Todd Strait playing drums, Sonny Kenner playing electric guitar, Almad Alaadeen holding a saxophone, and Al Pearson playing trumpet. They are wearing black tuxedos and are on a stage in front of a large banner with the festival logo., 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 International Jazz Festival
Jazz musicians performing at the Kansas City International Jazz Festival at Starlight Theater in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Jay McShann playing piano, Gerald Spaits playing bass, Todd Strait playing drums, Al Pearson playing trumpet, Sonny Kenner playing electric guitar, and Ahmad Alaadeen playing saxophone. They are wearing black tuxedos and are on a stage in front of a large banner with the festival logo., 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 International Jazz Festival
Jazz musicians performing at the Kansas City International Jazz Festival at Starlight Theater in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Gerald Spaits playing bass in the back, Todd Strait playing drums, Al Pearson standing in the back with a trumpet, Sonny Kenner playing electric guitar, and Ahmad Alaadeen standing in the back with a saxophone., 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 Liberty Memorial Jazz Festival
Jazz musicians performing at the Liberty Memorial Jazz Festival. From left to right: Ron Roberts playing electric bass, an unidentified man playing drums, and Sonny Kenner playing electric guitar. They are on a stage in front of the Liberty Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri., 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 Liberty Memorial Jazz Festival
Jazz musicians performing at the Liberty Memorial Jazz Festival. From left to right: Ron Roberts playing electric bass, Horace Washington playing saxophone, an unidentified man playing drums, and Sonny Kenner playing electric guitar. They are on a stage in front of the Liberty Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri., 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 Liberty Memorial Jazz Festival
Jazz musicians performing at the Liberty Memorial Jazz Festival. From left to right: Ron Roberts playing electric bass, an unidentified man playing drums, Horace Washington playing saxophone, and Sonny Kenner playing electric guitar. They are on a stage in front of the Liberty Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri., 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 Mutual Musicians Foundation
Jazz musicians performing at the 90th Birthday Jam at the Mutual Musicians Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: an unidentified man playing saxophone, Sonny Kenner playing electric guitar, Ahmad Alaadeen playing saxophone, and David Daahoud Williams playing bass behind Alaadeen. A banner advertising the 90th birthday is hanging in back behind a white piano., August 27, 1994, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians performing at a venue
Jazz musicians performing at a venue in Kansas City, Missouri. Sonny Kenner is playing electric guitar far left while smiling and looking up. Unidentified musicians are playing drum and electric bass. They are on a stage in front of a wall with a faint drawing of musicians., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians performing at a venue
Jazz musicians performing at a venue in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Dwight Foster playing electric bass, Al "Delightful De" Bartee playing drums in back, and Sonny Kenner playing electric guitar. They are standing on a dark stage with red lighting., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jazz musicians performing at the Levee Bar & Grill
Jazz musicians performing at the Levee Bar & Grill on 43rd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Sonny Kenner holding an electric guitar and raising one arm while smiling, Dwight Jenkins playing drums, and Laverne Barker in back sitting on a stool while playing bass. Various picture and trinkets are hanging on the brick wall 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 performing at the Levee Bar & Grill
Jazz musicians performing at the Levee Bar & Grill on 43rd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Sonny Kenner holding an electric guitar and raising one arm while smiling, Dwight Jenkins playing drums, and Laverne Barker in back sitting on a stool while playing bass. Various picture and trinkets are hanging on the brick wall 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 performing at the Levee Bar & Grill
Jazz musicians performing at the Levee Bar & Grill on 43rd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Sonny Kenner singing into a microphone while wearing a guitar on a strap, Dwight Jenkins playing drums, and Laverne Barker sitting on a stool while playing electric bass. Various pictures and trinkets are hanging on the brick wall 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 performing at the Levee Bar & Grill
Jazz musicians performing at the Levee Bar & Grill on 43rd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Sonny Kenner turned to the left while playing an electric guitar, Dwight Jenkins playing drums, and Laverne Barker in back sitting on a stool while playing bass. Various picture and trinkets are hanging on the brick wall 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 performing at the Levee Bar & Grill
Jazz musicians performing at the Levee Bar & Grill on 43rd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Sonny Kenner turned to the left while playing an electric guitar, Dwight Jenkins playing drums, and Laverne Barker in back sitting on a stool while playing bass. Various picture and trinkets are hanging on the brick wall 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 playing for an outdoor party
Jazz musicians playing for an outdoor party at Betty Crow's house. From left to right: Milt Abel playing bass, Al Bartee playing drums, and Sonny Kenner playing electric guitar. They are on a temporary stage in front of the house., August 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo is underexposed.
Laverne Barker and Sonny Kenner at the Levee Bar & Grill
Laverne Barker and Sonny Kenner at the Levee Bar & Grill on 43rd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. Barker is playing an electric bass while standing in front of a microphone. Kenner is standing on the right holding a cigarette and laughing. Other people are sitting next to the stage laughing and pointing. Various pictures and trinkets are hanging on the brick wall in back., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Laverne Barker and Sonny Kenner at the Levee Bar & Grill
Laverne Barker and Sonny Kenner at the Levee Bar & Grill on 43rd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. Barker is holding an electric bass and looking to the side. Kenner is talking into a microphone held in one hand. Other people are sitting in back looking at the musicians. Various pictures and trinkets are hanging on the brick wall in back., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Laverne Barker and Sonny Kenner at the Levee Bar & Grill
Sonny Kenner and Laverne Barker performing at the Levee Bar & Grill on 43rd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. Kenner is looking down and to the side. Barker is playing an electric bass., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Marsha Bland and Sonny Kenner at Betty Crow's House
Marsha Bland and Sonny Kenner at an event at Betty Crow's house. Bland is dancing on the patio, wearing a brown outfit. Kenner is playing electric guitar, wearing a red shirt. Furniture and flowers are spread across the patio. A yellow brick house is in back., June 19, 1999, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Sonny Kenner and Al Bartee at an unidentified venue
Sonny Kenner and Al "Delightful De" Bartee performing at an unidentified venue. Kenner is playing electric guitar while looking up and smiling. Bartee is looking down while playing drums. They are on a stage with a corrugated back wall., No date; likely between 1991 and 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Sonny Kenner and Billie G. Moore, Jr., standing in front of stage scaffolding
Sonny Kenner and Billie G. Moore, Jr., standing in front of stage scaffolding. They are both looking forward and smiling. An unidentified man is standing in the scaffolding. They are in front of a chain link fence., August 1991, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Sonny Kenner and Billie G. Moore, Jr., standing on a street
Sonny Kenner and Billie G. Moore, Jr., standing on a street in front of a chain link fence. They are both looking forward and smiling., August 1991, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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