Fusion Ensemble – The Music of Stanley Clarke

Wednesdays 8:15 - 9:45 pm 4/3 - 6/5 (10 weeks)

Fusion Ensemble – The Music of Stanley Clarke
Age Adult
Event Type Class
Department Ensembles, Jazz
Day Wed
Instructor Frank Martin
Status inperson event

Each quarter, the high-energy, electrified Fusion Ensemble focuses on the music of a different influential artist. This quarter, we’ll draw from the extensive catalog of innovative bassist and composer Stanley Clarke, a leading voice in jazz, fusion, and beyond for the past half-century.

Wed. 8:15–9:45 pm
4/3 – 6/5 (10 weeks)
Frank Martin $410

Please note: This class culminates in a performance in the final week of the term (week 10). All Jazzschool student performances are free and open to the public! Please confirm your availability for the performance date (the week 10 class meeting date) before finalizing your registration in this class.

Ensembles take place IN-PERSON at the California Jazz Conservatory. 

All ensembles require a placement audition. For audition guidelines and to application instructions, please visit the Ensemble page here: https://jazzschool.cjc.edu/jazzschool-ensembles/


About Frank Martin 

Music Director for Narada Michael Walden, Patti Austin, Angela Bofill; Carnegie Hall appearances with Sting, James Taylor, Elton John; Record producer/arranger for Al Jarreau, Turtle Island String Quartet, Joey DeFrancesco, Mimi Fox, Mary Jenson, Molly Holm, Deuce, Tuck & Patti, Karen Blixt; performed/recorded with John McLaughlin, Buddy Montgomery, Joe Farrell, Dizzy Gillespie, Larry Coryell, Herbie Hancock, Stanley Jordan, Stevie Wonder, Airto, Dori Caymmi, Dianne Reeves, Patrice Rushen, Trilok Gurtu, Richard Bona; Faculty, UC Berkeley Jazz Ensembles.frankmartinproductions.com