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Kenny Clarke

Born: 
01/09/1914
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Died: 
01/26/1985
Years Active: 
1930's-1980's
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Kenny Clarke, born Kenneth Spearman Clarke, nicknamed "Klook" and later known as Liaqat Ali Salaam, was a jazz drummer and bandleader. He was a major innovator of the bebop style of drumming.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Minton's House Band & Guests 04/30/1941 Minton's Playhouse NYC New York USA
Minton's House Band & Guests 05/04/1941 Minton's Playhouse NYC New York USA
Minton's House Band & Guests 05/08/1941 Minton's Playhouse NYC New York USA
Charlie Christian's Jam Session 05/12/1941 Minton's Playhouse NYC New York USA
Minton's House Band & Guests 05/20/1941 Minton's Playhouse NYC New York USA
Minton's House Band & Guests 05/21/1941 Minton's Playhouse NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra 06/26/1946 Spotlite Club NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra 06/27/1946 Spotlite Club NYC New York USA
The Charlie Parker Quintet / Tadd Dameron's Big Ten 02/17/1949 Royal Roost Café NYC New York USA
The Charlie Parker Quintet / Tadd Dameron's Big Ten 02/18/1949 Royal Roost Café NYC New York USA
The Charlie Parker Quintet / Tadd Dameron's Big Ten 02/19/1949 Royal Roost Café NYC New York USA
The Charlie Parker Quintet / Tadd Dameron's Big Ten 02/26/1949 Royal Roost Café NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 05/09/1952 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Studios 02/19/1953 Beltone Recording Studios NYC New York USA
J. J. Johnson Recording Session 06/22/1953 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Art Farmer Recording Session 01/20/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 04/03/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 04/29/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Art Farmer Recording Session 05/19/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 06/29/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 12/24/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Gene Ammons Recording Session 06/15/1955 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Thelonious Monk Recording Session 07/21/1955 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Thelonious Monk Recording Session 07/27/1955 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Miles Davis-Barney Wilen Quartet 11/30/1957 L'Olympia Paris Île-de-France France

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