Related Artists

Billy Cobham


Brian Bromberg


Marcus Miller


Everette Harp


Bob Baldwin


Jeff Lorber


Victor Wooten


Weather Report


Jean-Luc Ponty


Pieces Of A Dream

Stanley Clarke


Home > Music > C > Clarke, Stanley


Birth Name: Stanley Clarke
Born: 1951/06/30
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Years Active: 1966-present
Genres: Jazz, Jazz Fusion, Funk, Rock, Pop, R&B

Stanley Clarke was born on June 30, 1951 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is a jazz musician and music composer. He is most well-known for his work with the band 'Return to Forever,' and his work as a bandleader in several trios and ensembles throughout his career. Clarke's love for music began in music class at school, where he picked up the bass. After studying music in college, Clarke moved to New York City in 1971, where he began working with famous musicians, Horace Silver, Art Blakey, Dexter Gordon, Gato Barbieri, Joe Henderson, Chick Corea, Pharoah Sanders, Gil Evans and Stan Getz. Around this time, Clarke joined the jazz fusion group 'Return to Forever,' with pianist and Chick Corea... Continue Bio >>


Music:
Listen to Stanley Clarke
and similar artists - Play Now
All Albums >>

Latest Tracks:
Heaven Sent You
On: Time Exposure
$0.99 Buy Song
Time Exposure
On: Time Exposure
$0.99 Buy Song
Future Shock
On: Time Exposure
$0.99 Buy Song
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
On: Stanley Clarke, Larry Carlton, Billy Cobham, …
$0.99 Buy Song
Spacerunner
On: Time Exposure
$0.99 Buy Song

More Tracks >>


Photos:

Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley
Clarke,_Stanley