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Allen Monroe at the Kansas City, KS Blues Street Fest
Allen Monroe, keyboards reflected in his glasses' lenses, wears a Vietnam veteran ball cap and looks directly at the photographer with a microphone to the left of his face at the Kansas City, KS Blues Street Fest., June 24, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Allen Monroe. Kansas City, KS. Blues Street Fest. 6/24/00.
Bill Maness at Jardine's
Bill Maness, facing to the photographer's right, leans in a bit as he plays the piano at Jardines., June 5, 2006, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Bill Maness. Jardines. KCMO 6/5/06.
Bram Wijnands at the Hurricane
Bram Wijnands, wearing a tux, sits at a keyboard with a microphone at his face with a sequin curtain behind him at the Hurricane:, February 22, 1998, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Bram Wijnands. Hurricane. Kansas City. MO 2/22/98.
Bruce Katz and Carey Bell at Blue Heaven Studios, Salina, KS
Bruce Katz plays a grand piano with his head drawn back while Carey Bell blows into an amplified harmonica that he clutches in his hands at the 4th Annual Blues Masters at the Crossroads at Blue Heaven Studios, Salina, KS., October 13, 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Bruce Katz. Cary Bell. Fourth Annual Blues Masters at the Crossroads. Blue Heaven Studio. Salina, KS 10/13/01.
Cotton Candy at Kansas City Kansas Street Blues Festival 2006
Cotton Candy Washington looks to her left to sing into the microphone as she plays a keyboard during the Kansas City, Kansas Street Blues Festival. An unidentified guitarist is visible behind her., June 25, 2006, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Cotton Candy. KCKSt.Blues Fest. Kaw Point 6/25/06.
Diana Krall at the Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Diana Krall, wearing sunglasses, behind a microphone during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 16, 1999, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Diana Krall. K.C. Blues & Jazz Fest. 1999 7/16/99.
DownBeat Magazine shoot at Mutual Musicians Foundation
A bass player stand in the corner of the Mutual Musicians Foundation wearing a straw hat and looking down at the bass. Luqman Hamza sits at the piano smiling down to his left. Karrin Allyson share the piano bench with Luqman and is smiling to her left and watching the saxophonist. Tommy Ruskin is playing the drums just behind Ahmad Alaadeen who closes his eyes as he blows into a tenor saxophone at the DownBeat Magazine Shoot. The wall behind the band is wood paneling with many 8 1/2 x 11 photographs and a banner., June 9, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., DownBeat Mag. Shoot Eddie Saunders. Luqman Hamza. Karrin Allyson. Tommy Ruskin. Ahmad Alaadeen 6/9/00.
Dr. John at the Kansas City Spirit Fest
Dr. John, one of the national acts to perform at the Kansas City Spirit Festival, wearing a fedora, sits at a piano fitted with a microphone and looks to his right to smile directly at the photographer., September 6, 1998, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Dr. John. KC Spirit Fest 1998. KCMO 9/6/98.
Eddie Tigner at Blue Heaven Studios, Salina, KS
Eddie Tigner looks out over the piano where he's seated at the 6th Annual Blues Masters at the Crossroads at Blue Heaven Studios, Salina, KS., October 17, 2003, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Eddie Tigner. BHS. Salina, KS. Blues Masters 2003 10/17/03.
Eddie Tigner at the 2001 Kansas City Blues & Jazz Fest
Eddie Tigner, wearing a Route 66 ball cap, looks seriously out over a microphone while he plays a keyboard during the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival., July 21, 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Eddie Tigner. KC Blues & jazz Fest. 2001 7/21/01.
Eldar performs for Jazz Carol Fest
Eldar Djangirov, a double-breasted suit, faces right toward the piano as he plays for the Jazz Carol Festival at the Community Christian Church., December 2, 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Eldar Djangirov. Jazz Carol Fest. 2001. Community Christian Church. KC MO 12/2/01.
Elder Statesmen of KC Jazz at the Mutual Musicians Foundation
Elder Statesmen of KC Jazz including Oliver Todd sitting at the piano on the far left of the photograph, then Ben Kynard blowing into a saxophone seated in front of the piano, then Henry Hoard looking down at a saxophone he holds behind a music stand. Behind Henry is Wes Knowles checking the music on a stand with the bass propped up behind him. Then Marcellus Lee seated at the drum set by a wood-paneled wall with a glass block window just above his head. Then Elmer Price, wearing a ball cap, blowing into a trumpet in the same line of chairs as Ben and Henry at the Mutual Musicians Foundation. A row of empty seats and tables are in front of the band. Portrait photographs line the wood-paneled walls of other performers., October 24, 1999, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Elder Statesmen of KC Jazz Oliver Todd-Keys. Ben Kynard-Sax. Henry Hoard-Sax. Wes Knowles-Bass. Marcellus Lee-Drums. Elmer Price-Trumpet. MMF 10/24/99.
Everett Freeman, Jr. at the piano in the Blue Room
Everett Freeman, Jr. sitting sideways to the piano and smiling at the photographer with his left elbow resting on the keyboard at the Blue Room, 18th & Vine., August 5, 1998, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Everette Freeman Jr - Blue Room 8/5/1998.
Everette DeVan and Eddie Saunders play
Everette DeVan plays the piano as Eddie Saunders plays the saxophone at the Board of Directors Inauguration, Mutual Musicians Foundation. Both are seated with their back to a wood paneled wall. Both are sideways to the photographer., September 22, 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Eddie Saunders. Everette DeVan. MMF. Board of Directors Inauguration 9/22/02.
Everette DeVan at Roadhouse Ruby's South
Everette DeVan, wearing a Nehru collar shirt, looks out past the microphone and the keyboard he is playing (while playing with Bo Diddley, not in photo) at Roadhouse Ruby's South., October 30, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Playing with Bo Diddley Everette DeVan - Roadhouse Ruby's South 10/30/98.
Everette DeVan at the Gem Theater
Everette DeVan looks down at a keyboard he plays during the Living Blues Party at the Gem Theater., January 22, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Everette DeVan. Gem Theater. Kansas City, MO 1/22/00.
Everette DeVan performing at Mutual Musicians Foundation
Everette DeVan's left side as he smiles down at his hands on the keys of a piano at the Board of Directors Inauguration at Mutual Musicians Foundation building. Carl Fusaro's left side is also visible as he stands playing the bass. An unidentified man is sitting behind Carl., September 22, 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Everette DeVan. Mutual Musicians Foundation. KCMO 9/22/02.
Everette DeVan playing the piano
Everette DeVan playing the piano and an unidentified bassists playing at the Board of Directors Inauguration, Mutual Musicians Foundation., September 22, 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Board of Directors Inauguration Everette DeVan. Mutual Musicians Foundation. KCMO 9/22/02.
Fred Wickem and Greg Wickem at the Grand Emporium
Fred Wickham, left side to the photographer, smiles and sings into a microphone as he plays guitar beside his brother, Greg Wickham, who, while looking directly at the photographer, smiles behind a microphone at the CD Release Party for the band Hadacol at the Grand Emporium., January 22, 1999, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., 1/22/98 Fred Wickem - Greg Wickem - Hadacol CD Release Party-Grand Emporium.
Gene Taylor at the Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise
Gene Taylor, one of the national acts to perform at the Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise, from his right side, wearing a baseball cap, leans forward over the piano that he is playing., 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Gene Taylor.Legendary Rhythm + Blues Cruise. 2002 LRBC.
Gerald Dunn, Luqman Hamza, and Geneva Price at the Blue Room
Gerald Dunn is blowing into a alto saxophone as he looks at Geneva Price. Luqman Hamza is playing a piano behind Geneva and turning his head to the right to look at the photographer. Geneva is standing and singing into a microphone as she looks at the photographer in the Blue Room, 18th & Vine., August 5, 1998, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Sax Gerald Dunn. Keys Luqman Hamza. Voc. Geneva Price. Blue Room. 18th & Vine. KCMO 8/5/98.
Geri Allen at the Blue Room
Geri Allen's head is visible between the piano keyboard and the piano lid as she looks down at the keys at the Blue Room., April 4, 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Geri Allen. Blue Room. Kansas City, MO 4/4/00.
Harry Ware smiles at the American Heartland Theater
Harry Ware, wearing a striped suit, smiles with his head turned to his right at the photographer as he plays a piano at American Heartland Theater., August 17, 2005, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Harry Ware. Am. Heartland Theater 8/17/05.
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 Gray at Blue Heaven Studios, Salina, KS
Henry Clay, from his right side, wearing a bowler hat, plays a piano with a microphone attached above the keys at the 5th Annual Blues Masters at the Crossroads at Blue Heaven Studios, Salina, KS., October 19, 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Henry Gray. Blues Masters at the Crossroads #5 Blue Heaven Studio. Salina, KS 10/19/02.
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.
Jay McShann and Evie Quarles at the Kansas City Kansas Street Blues Fest
Jay McShann, wearing a baseball cap, smiles to his left as Evie Quarles leans towards his left shoulder during the Kansas City Kansas Street Blues Festival. Evie's glass rest on the top of her head., June 26, 2004, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Jay McShann. Evie Quarles. Kansas City Kansas Street Blues Fest. KCKS 6/26/04.

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