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Stanley Clarke: Bass Solo (1972)
Bass Videos

Stanley Clarke: Bass Solo (1972)

No Treble reader Zvonimir Bucevic sent us this video, and it is incredible. Check out this Stanley Clarke solo during a Return to Forever concert in 1972. Legend!

Clarke, Miller, and Wooten Reunite for Bass/Nature – Europe
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Clarke, Miller, and Wooten Reunite for Bass/Nature – Europe

Victor Wooten has been continuing his Bass and Nature camps this year in a virtual setting. He also dropped the bombshell that the event will bring S.M.V. – the bass hero trio of Wooten, Stanley Clarke, and Marcus Miller – back together.

Stanley Clarke Named 2022 NEA Jazz Master
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Stanley Clarke Named 2022 NEA Jazz Master

Each year, the National Endowment for the Arts pays tribute the legends of jazz, and they’ve just announced the 2022 NEA Jazz Master honorees. One of the recipients of the award is bassist Stanley Clarke.

Stanley Clarke’s Bass Nation – Episode 3: The Electric Bass Part 1
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Stanley Clarke’s Bass Nation – Episode 3: The Electric Bass Part 1

The Legend, Stanley Clarke, is back with episode 3 of his “Bass Nation” Series. In this episode, there is some great history regarding the electric bass. There is also an interview section with Jack Casady and others.

Stanley Clarke and Gregory Hines: Arsenio Hall Show Performance
Bass Videos

Stanley Clarke and Gregory Hines: Arsenio Hall Show Performance

Here is one of my favorite videos ever, and I’m thrilled to share this piece of sweet nostalgia! In this classic clip from 1989, Stanley Clarke is seen here with Gregory Hines, on the Arsenio Hall Show.

Stanley Clarke’s Bass Nation: Finding My Sound
Bass Videos

Stanley Clarke’s Bass Nation: Finding My Sound

In episode two of his new YouTube show, Bass Nation, bass legend Stanley Clarke talks about a question he gets from students of all levels: How do I find my sound? Verdine White and Thundercat joins him in the discussion.

Stanley Clarke Announces “Bass Nation” Web Series
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Stanley Clarke Announces “Bass Nation” Web Series

As an icon and pioneer of the bass, Stanley Clarke has one of the deepest wells of knowledge on the instrument. Now he’ll be sharing his insight with a new online series for bassists.

EBS Unveils Stanley Clarke Signature Acoustic Preamp Pedal
Pedals & Effects

EBS Unveils Stanley Clarke Signature Acoustic Preamp Pedal

EBS has collaborated with jazz bass legend Stanley Clarke to unveil the EBS Stanley Clarke Signature Acoustic Preamp. Designed with the double bass in mind, the two-channel preamp operates at a signal level equal to a professional mixing console.

Bailey, Wooten, and Patitucci to Host Free “Giants of Bass” Webinar
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Bailey, Wooten, and Patitucci to Host Free “Giants of Bass” Webinar

They’re doing it again! Steve Bailey, Victor Wooten, and John Patitucci are hosting a webinar on Thursday. This time they’ll be chatting with five giants of the bass: Ron Carter, Stanley Clarke, Steve Swallow, Anthony Jackson, and Christian McBride.

New Documentary Focuses on the Legends of Double Bass in Jazz
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New Documentary Focuses on the Legends of Double Bass in Jazz

Nick Wells is following up his documentary “Beneath the Bassline” with a new film focusing on jazz. “Walking the Changes: Legends of Double Bass in Jazz” explores the evolution of the double bass in jazz including its beginnings and pivotal moments.

Stanley Clarke Announces Fall Tour Dates
Concerts & Tours

Stanley Clarke Announces Fall Tour Dates

Stanley Clarke is continuing his world tour this fall with dates across Europe and the United States. The band’s current lineup features Shariq Tucker, Cameron Graves, Beka Gochiashvili, Sala Nader, and Evan Garr.

Stanley Clarke Sets Out on Worldwide Tour
Concerts & Tours

Stanley Clarke Sets Out on Worldwide Tour

Stanley Clarke is embarking on a worldwide summer tour with his band that will take him to the U.S., Europe, and Africa.