Bobby Watson at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Bobby Watson, wearing a fedora, suspenders, and hair in braids, closes his eyes as he plays an alto saxophone during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 22, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Bobby Watson. Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest. 2000 7/22/00.
Charlie Musselwhite at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Charlie Musselwhite smiles down to his right as he sits behind a microphone playing a guitar during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 23, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Charlie Musslewhite. Kansas City, Blues & Jazz Fest 2000. Kansas City, MO 7/23/00.
Clarence Gatemouth Brown at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Clarence Gatemouth Brown, wearing a cowboy hat and shirt, from his left side, smiles as bows a violin during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival. There is an eagle embroidered on the collar of his shirt., July 22, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Clarence Gatemouth Brown. Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest. K.C. MO 7/22/00.
Claude "Fiddler" Williams, Blanche Williams and Mike Fitzgerald at the Kansas City Blues & Jazz Festival
Claude "Fiddler" Williams, wearing a fedora and holding a violin and bow in his left hand, waves as Mike Fitzgerald hands him the Jazz Ambassador plaque at the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Fest. Blanche Williams stand between them wearing sunglasses. The plaque states, "In recognition of the great contributions you have made to Kansas City & it's reputation for jazz excellence. Claude "Fiddler" Williams. From your friends The K.C. Jazz Ambassadors 2000" and has an gold eighth note over a wavy staff. Mike is wearing a Mardi-Gra type necklace with musical instruments hanging from it. An unidentified man is standing behind Claude., July 21, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Claude "Fiddler" Williams. Blanche Williams. Mike Fitzgerald. K.C. Blues & Jazz Fest. 2000.
Henry Butler at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Henry Butler, wearing sunglasses, sits and plays a grand piano during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival. The stage lights are above his head. The audience is visible between the legs of the piano., July 21, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Henry Butler. K.C. Blues and Jazz Fest. 2000 7/21/00.
Henry Butler, Jay McShann, Bobby Watson, Roger Naber, Claude Fiddler Williams, and MaryAnn at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Henry Butler, Jay McShann, Bobby Watson, Roger Naber, Claude Fiddler Williams, and MaryAnn sit and talk during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 20, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Henry Butler. Bobby Watson, Claude Fiddler Williams Jay McShann. Roger Naber. MaryAnn 7/20/00.
Henry Townsend at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Henry Townsend, face just visible above a piano, wears a ball cap and sings intensely into a microphone during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 23, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Henry Townsend. Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest. KansasCity, MO 7/23/00.
Hubert Sumlin at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Hubert Sumlin, wearing a fedora with a striped hatband and sunglasses, looks down at the neck of an electric guitar as he performs during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 22, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Hubert Sumlin. KC Blues & Jazz Fest. 2000. Kansas City, MO 7/22/00.
Kermit Ruffins at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Kermit Ruffins, wearing a fedora, from his right side, blows into a trumpet lifted high during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 22, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Kermit Ruffins. K.C. Blues & Jazz Fest. 2000 7/22/00.
Lavay Smith at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Lavay Smith, wearing a tropical sundress and a flower in her hair, smiles as she sings into a microphone she holds in her left hand during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 22, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Lavay Smith. Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest. 2000 7/22/00.
Little Milton Campbell at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Little Milton Campbell, rolling his top lip over his lower lip, as he plays an electric guitar during Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 22, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Little Milton Campbell. KC Blues & Jazz Fest. 2000 7/22/00.
Long John Hunter at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Long John Hunter of the band, Lonestar Shootout, wears a straw fedora and looks seriously over his left shoulder as he plays an electric guitar during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 23, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Lonestar Shootout Long John Hunter. K.C. Blues & Jazz Fest. 2000 7/23/00.
Lonnie Brooks at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Lonnie Brooks of the band, Lonestar Shootout, wearing a cowboy hat and cowboy shirt, looks up as he play and electric guitar during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 23, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Lone Star Shootout Lonnie Brooks. K.C. Blues & Jazz Fest. 2000 7/23/00.
Phillip Walker at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Phillip Walker, of the band, Lonestar Shootout, wearing a cowboy hat, bolo tie, and western vest, smiles over his right shoulder as he plays a guitar during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 23, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Lonestar Shootout Phillip Walker. KC Blues & Jazz Fest.2000 7/23/00.
Robert Lockwood, Jr. at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Robert Lockwood, Jr., wearing a Irish cap, purses his lips during a close-up photo is taken of his face and guitar headstock during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 23, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Robert Lockwood Jr. K.C. Blues & Jazz Fest. 2000 7/23/00.
Robert Lockwood, Jr. at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Robert Lockwood, Jr., from his right side, wearing an Irish cap, looks seriously over a microphone as he holds an electric guitar on his lap during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 23, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Robert Lockwood Jr. K.C. Blues & JazzFest. 2000 7/23/00.
Robert Lockwood, Jr. at the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival
Robert Lockwood, Jr., one of the national acts to appear at the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival, from his right side, looks seriously out over a microphone as he strums a guitar sitting on his lap with only his right hand., July 23, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Robert Lockwood Jr. K.C. Blues & Jazz Fest. 2000 7/23/00.
Ron Edwards at the 2000 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Ron Edwards looks down at the neck of a guitar he is playing with a bottleneck during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 23, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Ron Edwards. Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest. 2000. Kansas City, MO 7/23/00.