America’s Piano Player, Big Clayton, plays music that brings joy to your soul, a smile to your face, and a dance to your feet. From his pounding Boogie Woogie to his graceful contemporary masterpieces, his music covers all age groups. Big Clayton is a successful entertainer, composer, and producer. He has made appearances on National TV, Radio, and Print alike.
Clayton is a self taught prodigy that shows his love of all styles of music in his playing. His roots started with Gospel music where he first started playing then quickly expanded into other genres. With influence of Liberace to Ray Charles to Pinetop Perkins, Big Clayton has successfully created a style of his own. Big Clayton is currently the band director and keyboardist for a national TV program, performs nightly in Branson, Missouri, tours nationally, and is a in-demand studio player.
His music has been placed in movies and he has written songs for Television. His latest boogie woogie album received high praise in Living Blues Magazine and is quickly being received as one of the top pianist. “Big Clayton is the best Blues pianist today!” said DK Blues Magazine. Jo Ann Castle, from the Lawrence Welk Show, said “You play with Soul”.
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