2010 WIJBF Festival Performer: Terry Clarke TrioMay 4, 2010
Tuesday July 13 @ Majestic Theatre, 9:00-11:00am
Terry Clarke has performed on over 400 albums with various jazz artists, and is a familiar face at Jazz Festivals, Concert Halls and Venues throughout the world. Terry Clarke, was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, and began displaying his rhythmic aptitude at a very early age. He was twelve years old when he began studying formally with noted drum teacher and author, Jim Blackley. Blackley was, and is to this day, a primary and ongoing figure in Terry’s continuing development as a musician.
Terry has been nominated and won numerous awards including JUNO’s and Grammy’s. His most recent accolade is Winning Traditional jazz album of the year at this years JUNO’s held here in St. John’s. Terry is also a member of the Order of Canada and a living legend in the world of Jazz.
Visit Terry Clarke’s Myspace page: www.myspace.com/terryclarketrio