"Ahmad Alaadeen is one of those musicians every community should treasure; the master-level musician who avoids the jazzman's siren call to New York and instead remains at "home", enriching his preferred environs with the wealth of his talents and sheer give-back spirit. His story is full of cautionary tales and triumphs over adversities, of music made and music lost,
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Dysfunctional / life journeys of a second generation jazz musician
The Rest Of The Story $22.50
As a second generation Kansas City jazz musician, Alaadeen learned his art form at the sides of some of the giants of jazz. Written in Old School script, the manual takes you back in time to the foundation of the way the cats taught Alaadeen. It does not teach how to play a particular style but to enhance what the musician already has.
Heartbeat Next To My Heartbeat $12.99
"This is a celebration of the nirvana that an all-knowing Creator intended when He ordained that one heart should find its complement and the two would become as one. In the heartbeat next to my heartbeat, Victoria Alaadeen bravely opens her heart and her memories, allowing us deep into the intimacy she shared with her friend, client, lover and heart,
This is the complete song book of Ahmad Alaadeen. It includes 31 of his original compositions with photos and commentary by Alaadeen and musicians who were influenced by him and his music.