Jeff Hamilton Guest Artist, College of Lake County
41st Annual Guest Artist Concert with Jeff Hamilton
Sunday, Nov. 19 at 4 p.m.
Hamilton has played with the greatest names in jazz (Oscar Peterson, Woody Herman, Lionel Hampton, Ella Fitzgerald, the Count Basie Orchestra), co-leads the Clayton/Hamilton Jazz Orchestra and tours with singer Diana Krall. In addition to his many recordings with Ray Brown, Hamilton has performed on nearly 200 recordings with artists such as Natalie Cole, Milt Jackson, Rosemary Clooney, Barbra Streisand, Mel Torme, Clark Terry and Bill Holman. Hamilton will demonstrate his extensive jazz drumming talents with the Monday Night Jazz Ensemble. The Tuesday Night Jazz Ensemble will also perform. From 12-1:30 p.m. on Nov. 18, Hamilton will conduct a free clinic and masterclass for CLC students and the community in Room P101. The Guest Artist Series has brought nationally known and award-winning performers and conductors to perform with college musicians and offer clinics and workshops. To learn more, visit www.clcillinois.edu/guestartists. The media sponsor for this concert is 90.9 FM WDCB.