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Alex Clements

Alex Clements; so many adjectives can be used to describe the many facets of this talented, creative, well-rounded Canadian jazz pianist and composer. Clements is an internationally recognized artist, performing in the United States, Europe, Southeast Asia, the Caribbean, Morocco, and Cyprus. One of Clements’ highest accomplishments is an Alberta Achievement Award, which was presented to him by the Government of Alberta

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Forrest Dylan Bryant, Jazz Times
Alex Clements paints in watercolor toneson Emily's Song, a heartfelt solo piano disc that puts the Alberta based composer's graceful melodicism front and center. The title track and “A Song for Ethan,” dedicated to Clements' children, have a sunny, lilting manner that juxtaposes innocence with inner strength, love of today with hope for the future. The other tracks may have stormier undercurrents or somber overtones, but Clements never abandons that core optimism, and his aching rendition of “I Love You, Porgy” seems bathied in soft light.

Kyle O' Brien, Jazzscene
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