Charlie Smith Quintet plays Sonny Clark

Vince Kaufmann-tenor sax, Kenji Wagner-trumpet, Charlie Smith-piano, Max Beckman-bass, Sam Russo-drums Charlie Smith quintet presents the music of Sonny Clark. From Blue Note Records: Like Fats Navarro and Charlie Parker before him, Sonny Clark’s life was short but it burned with musical intensity. Influenced deeply by Bud Powell, Clark nonetheless developed an intricate and hard-swinging …

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