Sessions :: Cameron Ross

Acclaimed saxophonist, MarQuis Hunt, is curating and hosting the month-long "Jazz in July All-Stars" Sessions series at South on Main each Wednesday in July.

This series feature five performances by the area’s stars in the field of jazz with such notable artists as MarQuis & MOOD, the Ted Ludwig Trio, Cameron Ross, Rodney Block, Sarah Stricklin, The John Bush Quintet, Timothy Woods and many other special guests. The five performances are very different and each offers a unique variety of jazz. True jazz fans will not want to miss the opportunity to attend the entire series. Coltrane fans will not want to miss the John Bush tribute to John Coltrane on July 17th.

The shows begin at 8 PM. Tickets are $10 at the door. Dinner and cocktails are available before and during the show. Call 501-244-9660 to reserve a table. These shows are expected to sell out; call today to avoid disappointment.

The Lineup of Artists:

July 3rd - MarQuis & MOOD with Special Guests
July 10th - The Ted Ludwig Trio
July 17th - The John Bush Quintet (Tribute to John Coltrane)
July 24th - Cameron Ross
July 31st - Special Surprise Guests

Week 4 - July 24th - Cameron Ross:

Cameron Ross Biography (excerpts)

Cameron comes from a heritage deeply rooted in God and music. As a child, he always knew that he had a place in music, but didn't know exactly where. That all changed when he discovered the saxophone and he has been soaring since. Currently, Cameron is staying busy by touring and also teaching music. Music has taken him all across the country and even into Canada to perform. He has performed and shared the stage with artists such as Kirk Whalum, J. Moss, Nick Colionne, Althea Rene, Karen Clark, Ty Tribbett, Ben Tankard, and many others. Cameron has been called to perform the National Anthem twice for the Memphis Grizzlies and has performed on several television stations such as TBN and The Bobby Jones Gospel Show.

Musical Style

Soothing and soulful are the words used to describe Cameron's music. Cameron performs a large range of music from smooth jazz, straight ahead jazz, soul, and gospel. His goal is to provide great music that uplifts and inspires the listener.

To Quote Cameron

"A great man is one who has the heart of a servant."-Cameron Ross