Urban Explorers Tour: Mutual Musicians Foundation
Event Sponsors: Mutual Musicians Foundation
Kansas City’s Local 627, African-American Musicians Union, founded in 1917, and known as the Mutual Musicians Foundation, still stands in Kansas City, Missouri’s historic 18th and Vine district at 1823 Highland Avenue. A National Historic Landmark, the building is also entered in the National Register of Historic Places and the Kansas City Landmarks Commission Register.
We will hear about the history of the Mutual Musicians Foundation and its role within the 18th and Vine Jazz District. After the tour please feel free to join us at The Peachtree (RSVP requested.)
**Urban Explorers tours are available to HKC members. If you believe your membership has lapsed please contact firstname.lastname@example.org