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About Kim Clarke


New Yorker,bassist Kim Clarke is a proud mom of fantastic 24 year old, 7 year co-producer of the LADY GOT CHOPS Women's History Month Jazz Festival and for 3 years its sole producer. The festival lists,honors and books women artists during the month of March-women's history month.
Kim performs alternately on the Acoustic Bass, Electric Upright and four and five-stringed electric bass and has worked with Yusef Lateef, Joe Henderson,Defunkt and many others.She holds B.A.'s in Communications and Music from City College and Long Island University respectively, and is a 3- time recipient of the N E A Jazz Study Fellowship. Ms Clarke is also a long-time student of the Jazzmobile and Barry Harris Workshops and continues her formal studies with the wisdom gained therein. She was also a member of Harris' Jazz Cultural Theatre's house band for the famed Art Blakey Breakfast Jam.

Kim Clarke joined the JazzTimes community on Mar 09, 2012