About Leon Breeden

Leon Breeden was a jazz educator and legendary director of the UNT jazz program. Breeden chaired the Jazz Studies division and directed the One O'Clock Lab Band from 1959 to 1981. He led the Jazz Studies division to international prominence, playing in most major U.S. cities and in multiple countries, and for several U.S. presidents and world leaders.

About the Digital Collection

The digital collection contains a series of scrapbooks, videos, and memorabilia collected by Leon Breeden.

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