Tim Clarke – Trumpet

Buffalo-based trumpet player Tim Clarke is one of the most versatile and expressive musicians in Western New York, regularly performing with a wide range of groups and musicians throughout the region. Originally from Eugene, Oregon, Tim earned a Master of Arts degree in Music Theory at the University of Oregon School of Music and Dance, while honing his trumpet chops in local jazz, soul, latin, blues and funk bands. In addition to his own acoustic and electric jazz projects, Tim performs with Party of Nine, Star People, the George Caldwell Quintet, the Buffalo Jazz Octet, Why Not?, the River Dogs, Phil Sims’ Cabaret Big Band, and the Mark Marinaccio Band.

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