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Clark Terry

Trumpeter Clark Terry died in February at the age of ninety-four, renowned for the joyous virtuosity of his playing and his hilarious 'mumbling' vocals. Geoffrey Smith recalls a great career with the likes of Duke Ellington and Oscar Peterson.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Count Basie

    Normania

    Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: Weasel Parker.
    • The Indispensable Count Basie.
    • RCA.
    • 17.
  • Count Basie

    Normania

    Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: Count Basie & His Orchestra.
    • The Indispensable Count Basie.
    • RCA.
    • 17.
  • Count Basie

    The Golden Bullet

    Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: Buddy DeFranco. Performer: Charlie Rouse. Performer: Serge Chaloff. Performer: Freddie Green. Performer: Jimmy Lewis. Performer: Buddy Rich.
    • Blues By Basie.
    • Columbia.
    • 2.
  • Clark Terry & Count Basie

    The Golden Bullet

    • Blues By Basie.
    • Columbia.
    • 2.
  • Duke Ellington

    Perdido

    Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: Willie Cook. Performer: Ray Nance. Performer: Britt Woodman. Performer: William “Cat” Anderson.
    • Ellington Uptown.
    • Columbia/Legacy.
    • 5.
  • Clark Terry & Duke Ellington

    Perdido

    • Ellington Uptown.
    • Columbia/Legacy.
    • 5.
  • Duke Ellington

    Up and Down, Up and Down

    Performer: Clark Terry.
    • SUCH SWEET THUNDER.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 7.
  • Clark Terry & Duke Ellington

    Up And Down, Up And Down

    • SUCH SWEET THUNDER.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 7.
  • Clark Terry

    Trust In Me

    Performer: Thelonious Monk. Performer: Sam Jones. Performer: Philly Joe Jones.
    • In Orbit.
    • Riverside.
    • 3.
  • Clark Terry, Thelonious Monk Plus Band & Clark Terry

    Trust In Me

    • In Orbit.
    • Riverside.
    • 3.
  • Clark Terry

    Hymn

    Performer: Bob Brookmeyer. Performer: Roger Kellaway. Performer: Bill Crow. Performer: Dave Bailey.
    • Tonight.
    • Fontana.
    • 5.
  • Clark Terry/Bob Brookmeyer & Clark Terry

    Hymn

    • Tonight.
    • Fontana.
    • 5.
  • Oscar Peterson

    The Brotherhood Of Man

    Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: Ray Brown. Performer: Ed Thigpen.
    • Oscar Peterson Trio + One.
    • Verve.
    • 1.
  • Oscar Peterson

    Brotherhood Of Man

    Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: Clark Terry & The Oscar Peterson Trio.
    • Oscar Peterson Trio + One.
    • Verve.
    • 1.
  • Oscar Peterson

    Mumbles

    Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: Ray Brown. Performer: Ed Thigpen.
    • Oscar Peterson Trio + One.
    • Verve.
    • 5.
  • Clark Terry & The Oscar Peterson Trio & Clark Terry & Oscar Peterson

    Mumbles

    • Oscar Peterson Trio + One.
    • Verve.
    • 5.
  • Gerry Mulligan

    Blueport

    Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: Jim Reider. Performer: Bob Brookmeyer.
    • Gerry Mulligan At The Village Vanguard.
    • Verve.
    • 1.
  • GERRY MULLIGAN

    Blueport

    Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: The Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band.
    • Gerry Mulligan At The Village Vanguard.
    • Verve.
    • 1.
  • James Williams

    Serenade to a Bus Seat

    Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: Billy Pierce. Performer: Steve Nelson. Performer: Christian McBride. Performer: Tony Reedus.
    • Talkin' Trash.
    • DIW.
    • 1.
  • James Williams, Clark Terry, Billy Pierce, Christian McBride, Tony Reedus & Steve Nelson

    Serenade To A Bus Seat

    • Talkin' Trash.
    • DIW.
    • 1.
  • Steve Tyrell

    What a Little Moonlight Can Do

    Performer: Clark Terry.
    • Standard Time.
    • Sony.
    • 10.
  • Clark Terry & Steve Tyrell

    What A Little Moonlight Can Do

    • Standard Time.
    • Sony.
    • 10.

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