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Hosted by pianist Fred Hughes, the show features performances and interviews with invited guests talking about their careers, musical influences, and interesting tales from their years in the music business.
Trumpeter Brad Clements joined Jazz Tales on Wednesday, May 12.
Brad’s professional accomplishments include playing trumpet with DC’s legendary Chuck Brown until his untimely passing in May of 2012. Brad has also shared the stage with the likes of Prince, Bootsy Collins, Aretha Franklin, Larry Graham, Thievery Corporation and countless other notable artists. Most recently, in addition to playing annually on the Capitol Jazz Cruise and touring with Bootsy Collins, Brad has been performing with the “Chuck Brown Band” which features former members of Chuck Brown’s final band.
Brad has produced two solo CDs under his own independent record label “Lundy’s Lounge Music”, which Grammy Award winning producer Carl Burnett put his magic touch to and can be heard at: http://cdbaby.com/all/bradclements
Born in Washington DC and raised by two teachers, owner of B&B Music Lessons with 25+ years under his belt as a professional musician you don't want to miss this episode with Brad, his fiery trumpet, and unique musical journey.