This Wednesday...happy to get to play my mom's town, on her 75th birthday! I'll be joined by Andy Scott on guitar, plus London friends Sonja Gustafson, Sandy Mackay and Larry Ernwein. ... See MoreSee Less
Jim Clayton Quartet, with special guest Sonja Gustafson
August 24, 2016, 7:15pm - August 24, 2016, 8:00pm
Jim Clayton performs music from his new album Lenny Jumps In (Top 10 at Canadian jazz radio, Top 30 in the US) as part of the Jazz For The People concert series at Wolf Performance Hall. Jim is joined by old friend Andrew Scott on guitar, along with drummer Sandy MacKay, bassist Larry Ernewein, and guest vocalist Sonja Gustafson.
"Warm and happy...tender and soulful...3½ stars." - DownBeat Magazine
"Ingenious...his formidable band brings melody back from the jazz witness protection program." - Critical Jazz
Admission for all Jazz For The People concerts is free. The concert series is supported by the Friends of the Library and money though the recording music trust funds as arranged by Local 279, American Federation of Musicians (London Musicians’ Association).
Jazz pianist Jim Clayton is joined by bassist Steve Lucas for Hope United's new Jazz Vespers series. Admission is a free-will offering. The duo will be featuring songs from Jim's albums Lenny Jumps In and Songs My Daughter Knows.
This Friday, you can (a) come see great live jazz, (b) support music education for at-risk kids, (c) hear my melodica debut, on the first verse of Rainbow Connection, and (d) drink wine after. Come hang out. ... See MoreSee Less
Our fundraiser for East End Music Project popped up on RoundTown, and it reminded me how close the date is. Please do get your tickets in advance, so we can plan accordingly for the reception. (And even if you can't attend, buying a pair of tickets is an easy way to support this great cause.) ... See MoreSee Less