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Jazz (4)
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Mair, Jim (1)
Mantooth, Frank (1)
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Magazine Article (4)

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Tim Cross (1)
Chuck Haddix (1)
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1. Bird' Grave--Tenor and All Bird' Grave--Tenor and All April/May, 2004 Brief item calling for the replacement of Charlie "Bird" Parker's headstone in Lincoln Cemetery in Kansas City. According to the author, the headstone "embarrasses our city" by displaying a tenor saxophone...

2. Jim Mair and His KC Jazz Orchestra Jim Mair and His KC Jazz Orchestra April/May, 2004 Article profiling saxophonist/educator Jim Mair. In 1991, when he often played at the Phoenix, Jazz Ambassador Magazine voted Mair the top saxophoinist in Kansas City. Mair left the area to teach at the...

3. Marr Sound Archives Receives Collection from Warren Bowman Marr Sound Archives Receives Collection from Warren Bowman April/May, 2004 Article describes a collection left to the Marr Sound Archives in 2004 by deceased Kansas City piantist Warren Bowman. The collection includes a large collection of recordings by contemporary Kansas City...

4. Musicians Celebrate Frank Mantooth in Their Own Words Musicians Celebrate Frank Mantooth in Their Own Words April/May, 2004 Statements by various Kansas City jazz musicians about Frank Mantooth on the occasion of his death on January 30, 2004 in Garden City, Kansas. Mantooth was a piano player, writer and arranger, and music...