The Clayton–Hamilton Jazz Orchestra

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The Clayton–Hamilton Jazz Orchestra
CHJO performing in Rotterdam, the Netherlands
CHJO performing in Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Background information
OriginLos Angeles, California, U.S.
GenresJazz, big band
Years active1985–present
LabelsCapri, Lake Street, Qwest, Fable/Lighyear, MCG, EMI, Blue Note
Past members

The Clayton–Hamilton Jazz Orchestra is a big band led by Jeff Hamilton and brothers John Clayton and Jeff Clayton. The band was founded in Los Angeles in 1985.


On the album The L. A. Treasures Project (Capri, 2014):



  1. ^ "Playin' Around With Playbook: Bijon Watson". Playbook. December 27, 2021. Retrieved May 25, 2022.
  2. ^ Blanco, Edward (April 3, 2014). "Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra: The L.A. Treasures Project". All About Jazz. Retrieved January 2, 2017.
  3. ^ "Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra | Album Discography | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved January 2, 2017.
  4. ^, Life Journey, April 8, 2014

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