07 April – Living Legend of Bass Guitar
The American jazz musician and composer Stanley Clarke is well-known for his innovative and influential work on double bass and electric bass, as well as for his numerous film and television scores. The gifted instrumentalist established many contemporary techniques with his dazzling, rapid patterns and a highly influential slapping technique. He is famous for his work with the fusion band Return to Forever, and his role as a bandleader in several trios and ensembles. The Stanley Clarke Band concert is at CRR Concert Hall, 8 p.m.