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American Jazz Museum
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Located at the heart of Jazz in KC, 18th and Vine Located at the heart of Jazz in KC, 18th and Vine Show less
KC on KC: Jazz
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Host Lonnie McFadden talks about KC as the Cradle of Jazz Host Lonnie McFadden talks about KC as the Cradle of Jazz Show less
Free Music Streaming
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Log in with your library card and PIN, and search for Kansas City Jazz. Log in with your library card and PIN, and search for Kansas City Jazz. Show less
Map of Jazz Clubs | The Pendergast Years
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This map provides the locations of jazz venues throughout Kansas City, roughly from the late 1910s to the early 1940s. The locations were based on a list ...Show more This map provides the locations of jazz venues throughout Kansas City, roughly from the late 1910s to the early 1940s. The locations were based on a list compiled by the staff of the American Jazz Museum, which was subsequently expanded with additional research by project staff at the Kansas City Public Library. Many of these clubs were short-lived or changed ownership multiple times, so it is difficult to locate documentation about them. However, photographs or related images have been provided where possible. Show less
All That Jazz
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Kansas City Public Library's Missouri Valley staff write about Bennie Moten and his Orchestra...that had a very famous pianist. Kansas City Public Library's Missouri Valley staff write about Bennie Moten and his Orchestra...that had a very famous pianist. Show less
Kansas City Jazz | The Pendergast Years
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In the "wide open" environment of Kansas City in the 1920s and 30s, nightlife thrived, musicians established themselves, and the creative space allowed a unique style of jazz music to emerge. In the "wide open" environment of Kansas City in the 1920s and 30s, nightlife thrived, musicians established themselves, and the creative space allowed a unique style of jazz music to emerge. Show less
History of KC Jazz
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The history of jazz, and all the best places to see it today The history of jazz, and all the best places to see it today Show less
Kansas City "fake Book"
Original Music Notation Songbook for Jazz Bands
Printed Music - 2010
JAM Magazine
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The KC Jazz Ambassadors is a local non-profit that produces the JAM Magazine and supports local musicians by contributing to the Musician's Assistance Fund. The KC Jazz Ambassadors is a local non-profit that produces the JAM Magazine and supports local musicians by contributing to the Musician's Assistance Fund. Show less
Kansas City Jazz Playlist | The Pendergast Years
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Listen to our playlist of Kansas City style jazz, curated by Chuck Haddix, Director of the Marr Sound Archive and host of KCUR's "Fish Fry." Songs are available as short clips for informational and educational purposes. Listen to our playlist of Kansas City style jazz, curated by Chuck Haddix, Director of the Marr Sound Archive and host of KCUR's "Fish Fry." Songs are available as short clips for informational and educational purposes. Show less
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