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Jay Clayton's need for experimentation has never kept her from singing the standards she grew up with and has always adored. This collection of familiar material expresses the various stages of love, gives her the opportunity to scat on occasion, and pairs her with open-ended, thoughtful musicians like guitarist Jack Wilkins and bassist Jay Anderson. Her salt-of-the-earth vocal during "How Deep Is the Ocean?" is interactive with Jack Wilkins' guitar chords and sinewy lines, while alongside bassist Anderson, she dances during the easy swinger "I Hear a Rhapsody." Kenny Barron's original samba "Sunshower" and John Carisi's challenging "Israel" are also examples of how Clayton can extend original melody lines — the biggest reason for her becoming as important a jazz singer as any in modern times. ~ Michael G. Nastos, Rovi


Born: October 28, 1941 in Youngstown, OH

Genre: Jazz

Years Active: '80s, '90s, '00s

Jay Clayton is both a very significant singer in the jazz avant-garde and a highly influential educator. Clayton learned standards very early from hearing her mother sing around their house. She took private piano lessons from a young age and studied at the St. Louis Institute for Music for a short time. She graduated from Miami University in Oxford, OH in 1963 with a degree in Music Education. Although she studied classical music at school, Clayton sang jazz on the weekends at local clubs. After...
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