Sat, Apr 09|
Takoma Station Tavern
Clarence Ward III with Ebban & Ephraim Dorsey
ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL...$15 Advanced / $20 Day of event
Time & Location
Apr 09, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Takoma Station Tavern, 6914 4th St NW, Washington, DC 20012, USA
About the Event
Doors open: 6:30pm
Show starts: 7:00pm
$15 in advance, $20 day of show
Masks not required but highly recommended.
The band: Aaron Hill on keyboards, Mike Graham Jr. on bass and Chris Bynum on drums.
Saxophonist and trumpeter, Clarence H. Ward III, Standing as a major influencer in the
development of Baltimore's present jazz sound, Ward's lion heart positions him on the
vanguard, reinforcing jazz music as a vital voice for these modern times.
Performing Since the age of 15, Ward in 2003/04, Ward won a competitive spot on the
Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCU) All Star Big Band representing University
of Maryland, Eastern Shore at the Prestigious International Association for Jazz in
Education Festival in Canada and New York. It was with the All Star Big Band in 2004 that
Clarence Ward III recorded with Jimmy Cobb, live at the Schomburg Center for Black
Over the years, he has performed with artists as diverse as Gladys Knight to N’Dambi Blue
to Robert Glasper to Nancy Wilson to Musiq Soulchild to Benny Golson. From 2008 to 2010
Ward collaborated with R&B soul singer Ledisi, performing at Yoshi Jazz Club in Oakland
and touring Japan and performing at Billboard Live in Tokyo and Osaka. In 2015/2016 he
performed with Aretha Franklin at Caesar’s Palace at Caesar’s Palace.
Clarence regularly plays with his band, Dat Feels Good, and hosts the Monday night jazz jam
session at Baltimore’s Terra Café.
ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL...$15 Advanced / $20 on Day-Of