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Primary Instrument: Bass

Born: June 30, 1951

Four-time Grammy™ winner Stanley Clarke is quite possibly the most celebrated acoustic and electric bassist in the world. As a performer, composer, conductor, arranger, recording artist, producer, and film scorer known for his ferocious dexterity and consummate musicality, Clarke is a true pioneer in jazz and of the bass itself. Unquestionably he is a “living legend,” lauded with every conceivable award available to a musician in his over 40- year career as a bass virtuoso.

Clarke’s incredible proficiency has been rewarded with: four Grammys, gold and platinum records, Emmy nominations, an honorary Doctorate from Philadelphia’s University of the Arts, and much more. He was Rolling Stone’s very first Jazzman of the Year and bassist winner of Playboy’s Music Award for ten straight years. Clarke was honored with Bass Player Magazine’s Lifetime Achievement Award and is a member of Guitar Player Magazine’s “Gallery of Greats.” He was even given the key to the city of Philadelphia....
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    Mack Avenue Records
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    The Complete 1970s Epic Albums Collection

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    Stanley Clarke: The Complete 1970s Epic Albums Collection

    Legacy Recordings
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    Rocks, Pebbles And Sand / Let Me Know You

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    Stanley Clarke: The Stanley Clarke Band

    Heads Up International
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    Jazz in the Garden

    Heads Up International
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