Miles College’s Second Annual Jazz Weekend To Feature Grammy Award Winner John Clayton


Fairfield, Ala. -The Miles College Division of Humanities Music Program and Jazz @ Miles presents the Second Annual Jazz Weekend Residency Project featuring John Clayton, Grammy award winning Bassist, composer, arranger, conductor producer, and educator. This Project is in support of recruitment activities and scholarship awards for the Jazz Studies Program at Miles College.

Host venue is The Ross Bridge Renaissance Golf and Spa Resort Hotel, 4000 Grand Avenue, Birmingham, AL 35226.  This Project will be Saturday, October 1, 2016. Master Class: 9:00-11:30. Lunch, Program, Presentations, Silent Auction: 12 noon – 2:00.

All admission fees will be receipted by the Jimmy McDaniels Foundation and will be credited as individual taxed deductible donations to the Willie Viola Seldon Jazz Memorial Scholarship award annually to the Miles College Division of Humanities Jazz Studies Program. Visit for additional information and opportunities to help enable jazz music in higher education.  Only Cash and Credit Card payments are accepted.

Adult Admission: $85  College Students (with valid ID): $55   For more information contact: Dr. Jemmie P. Hawkins, Coordinator Music.  205-929-3286.