For aspiring artists who find their creativity stifled by the lack of time needed to completely immerse themselves in their craft, The Stanley Clarke Scholarship Fund offers the financial assistance needed for stars of tomorrow to educate themselves and nurture their gifts so they may break new ground for the benefit of future generations. In this release showcasing the third annual concert for the Scholarship Fund at the Musician's Institute in Hollywood, California, a whole host of musicians who once benefited from this program take the stage to celebrate their creativity with the man who helped them nurture it from the very beginning. With appearances by Flea, Stevie Wonder, Sheila E, Stuart Copeland, and Bela Fleck, this concert is sure to have something for every music fan.
The Floor; Wild Dog; Goodbye Porkpie Hat; Song to John; The Lochs of Dread; Why Wait; Frequent Flyer; Anna Mae; Theme from Boyz ‘n the Hood; Big Jam; Every Day I Have the Blues; Giant Steps; School Days
Stanley Clarke: acoustic and electric bass; Orchestra (1, 9); Armand Sabal-Lecco: bass (2-3, 9, 13); Rayford Griffin: drums (2-3, 10); Gerry Brown: drums (2-3, 9, 11-13); Mark Stephens: keyboards (2-3, 9, 13); Nick Smith: keyboards (2-3, 9-10, 13); Glenn Berger: saxophone (3, 10); Bob Summers and Mike McGuffrey: trumpet (3, 10); Doug Webb: saxophone (3, 9-10); Reggie Young: trombone (3, 10); Bela Fleck: banjo (4-5); Karen Briggs: violin (4-5, 10-12); Stewart Copeland: drums (5, 10, 13); Lenny White: drums (6); Patrice Rushen: keyboards (6); Benny Maupin: saxophone (6); Wallace Roney: trumpet (6); Michael Thompson: guitar (9); Paul Jackson Jr.: guitar (9-10); Flea: bass (10, 13); Sheila E.: drums and percussion (10); Rodney Franklin: keyboards (10-11); Stevie Wonder: vocals (11), keyboards (11-12); Ndugu Chancler: drums (13); Bunny Brunel, Alex Al, Billy Sheehan, Stewart Hamm, Jimmy Johnson, Wayman Tisdale, Brian Bromberg and Marcus Miller: bass (13).
Release Date: 03/2007
Total time: 217 min
Audio: PCM stereo