Jazz musicians at the Levee Bar & Grill on 43rd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right: Tommy Ruskin standing near the drums, James Albright in back holding a bass, and Claude "Fiddler" Williams holding his fiddle in front of a microphone while smiling. Al "Delightful De" Bartee and Jay McShann are sitting in the front row of the audience (to the right of Williams). Everyone is clapping. Various pictures and trinkets are hanging on the brick wall.
Jazz musicians performing at the Levee Bar & Grill on 43rd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. From left to right James Albright playing bass in back, Julie Turner holding a microphone while singing, Claude "Fiddler" Williams playing fiddle, and Mike Ning in back playing piano. Al "Delightful De" Bartee and Jay McShann are sitting in the audience on the right. McShann is wearing a light blue shirt and Bartee is behind McShann. Other people are sitting in front of the stage watching the musicians. Various pictures and trinkets are hanging on the brick wall.
Jay McShann seated at a piano and posing for a photo with drummer Al Bartee and unidentified white woman with white hair and glass; poster of Sun Ra is behind them at the Mutual Musicians Foundation building in Kansas City.