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Kansas City's Singing, Tapping, Music-Playing McFadden Brothers

The McFadden Brothers, Ronnie and Lonnie, have been front-line entertainers in Kansas City for years with their combination of singing, tap dancing, sax and trumpet. In this conversation with Steve Kraske, they recall the influences that shaped their professional lives.

The McFadden Brothers perform with the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra at the Prairie Village Jazz Festival Saturday, September 12, at 9:15 p.m. 

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Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.
Danie Alexander is the senior producer of Up To Date.