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Mark de Clive-Lowe

  • SFJAZZ Joe Henderson Lab 201 Franklin St San Francisco, CA, 94102 United States (map)
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Tickets ($30)

“A musical force unlike any other” (Popmatters), pianist, producer, and DJ Mark de Clive-Lowe is an artist with established roots in multiple sonic worlds. 

The avant-garde soulful Pianist/DJ/Producer delivers his lifetime of journeys to different musical ports in a concise package, seamlessly... transporting not just in genre but in emotion and spirit.
— Huffington Post
Mark de Clive-Lowe is a jazz artist with both a visionary outlook and an old soul.
— NPR Music

de Clive-Lowe is a major developer of the broken beat scene that blended cutting-edge electronics, classic funk, and percussion-heavy global influences with a distinctly jazz-inspired approach. He has collaborated with Lauren Hill, Kamasi Washington, Eric Harland, Sheila E, Jody Watley, Hiatus Kaiyote, bass virtuoso Pino Palladino, SFJAZZ Collective trombonist Robin Eubanks and dozens more, contributing to over 300 releases while releasing 18 full-length albums and a half-dozen EPs under his own name. His latest release, Live at the Blue Whale, documents a Los Angeles performance that pays tribute to jazz icons Yusef Lateef, Sun Ra, and Ahmad Jamal — three of de Clive-Lowe’s biggest inspirations.

Featuring:
Mark de Clive-Lowe
 piano, keyboards, & live electronics
Mario Castro saxophone & flute
Brandon Eugene Owens bass
Brandon Combs drums

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