Press

CriticalJazz.com:
Ingenious…Clayton and his formidable 4tet bring melody back from the jazz witness-protection program.”

OffBeat Magazine – Louisiana Music & Culture:
“An unusual concept, but one that works well… Clayton and his band created beautiful music here.”

AllAboutJazz.com:
“Clayton and company do an outstanding job with these musical makeovers…”

CD HotList: New Releases for Libraries:
“This one is simply a pure delight…his arrangements are joyful and charming.”

Midwest Record Entertainment:
“This cat from the frozen north is one serious hot shot. Well done.”

Marc Myers, JazzWax.com:
“Jim plays Neal Hefti’s Flight of the Foo Birds with enormous skip and swing.”

AllAboutJazz.com:
“Clayton and company do an outstanding job with these musical makeovers…”