Clay, James

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Clay, James Gender: M
James Earl Clay
born on 8 September 1935 at 04:15 (= 04:15 AM )
Place Dallas, Texas, 32n47, 96w48
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 14°50' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 13°46 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 20°45'


American hard bop jazz tenor saxophonist and flutist. While in school Clay played alto saxophone, became a professional musician, and played with local bands in Dallas, including with Booker Ervin. Later, he went to California, there he played in 1957 in Red Mitchell's quartet and on recordings with Lawrence Marable. At the end of 1957 he returned to his hometown of Dallas, and served in the Army in 1959. He died in Dallas on 1 January 1994. His "Franklin Park" is on the Digital Praise PC game Guitar Praise.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Sy Scholfield from BC in hand.


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (tenor saxophonist)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (flutist)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Jazz