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Clark Terry

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Clark Terry

Clark Terry has been played on NTS in shows including Jazzman, featured first on 9 January 2015. Songs played include Spanish Rice and Swahili.

Clark Terry (December 14, 1920 – February 21, 2015) was an American swing and bebop trumpeter, a pioneer of the flugelhorn in jazz, educator, and NEA Jazz Masters inductee.

He played with Charlie Barnet (1947), Count Basie (1948–1951), Duke Ellington (1951–1959), Quincy Jones (1960), and Oscar Peterson (1964-1996). He also appeared on record with Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, Charles Mingus, Ray Charles, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, and Dizzy Gillespie. Over a seven decade career Terry mentored world-class talents such as Quincy Jones,…

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Spanish Rice
Clark Terry, Chico O'Farrill
Impulse!1972
Spanish Rice
Clark Terry, Chico O'FarrillImpulse!1972
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Swahili
Clark Terry
EmArcy1955
Swahili
Clark TerryEmArcy1955
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