Clark Terry



Clark Terry
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Rating
Active
1940
Born
December 14, 1920 in St. Louis
Died
February 21, 2015
Location
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Biography
Clark Virgil Terry Jr. (December 14, 1920 – February 21, 2015) was an American swing and bebop trumpeter, a pioneer of the flugelhorn in jazz, composer, educator, and NEA Jazz Masters inductee. He played with Charlie Barnet (1947), Count Basie (1948–51), Duke Ellington (1951–59), Quincy Jones (1960), and Oscar Peterson (1964-96). He was also with The Tonight Show Band from 1962 to 1972. Terry's career in jazz spanned more than 70 years, during which he became one of the most recorded jazz musicians ever, appearing on over 900 recordings.
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Top Songs by Clark Terry


But Beautiful

by &

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Jazz on Broadway

Heat Wave

by &

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Jesper Thilo Quartet & Clark Terry

Stardust

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Take the A Train

by , , Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Ray Nance, Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman, George Jean, Jimmy Hamilton, Rick Henderson, Russell Procope, , Harry Carney, Wendell Marshall & Dave Black

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One Special Night

All My Tomorrows

by Shawnn Monteiro, , Jimmy Woode, John Harrison III &

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Misty - live

by , & Jam Session

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Bye, Bye Blackbird (Live)

by , &

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Just Friends (feat. Clark Terry)

by Oliver Jones Trio &

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One Special Night

The Lamp Is Low

by Shawnn Monteiro, , Jimmy Woode, John Harrison III &

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One Special Night

The Nearness of You

by Shawnn Monteiro, , Jimmy Woode, John Harrison III &

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Express

Express

Clark Terry May 1, 2015

14 Tracks

Friendship

Friendship

Max Roach April 13, 2015

13 Tracks

Classics

Classics

Clark Terry May 9, 2014

15 Tracks

The Happy Horns of Clark Terry

The Happy Horns of Clark Terry

Clark Terry January 24, 2012

7 Tracks

In Orbit

In Orbit

Clark Terry March 31, 2009

10 Tracks

The Good Things in Life

The Good Things in Life

Clark Terry August 24, 2007

7 Tracks

Color Changes

Color Changes

Clark Terry March 6, 2007

7 Tracks

Clark Terry's Big-B-A-D-Band Live!

Clark Terry's Big-B-A-D-Band Live!

Clark Terry February 13, 2007

7 Tracks

Jazz Matinee

Jazz Matinee

Clark Terry January 1, 2007

13 Tracks

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