"24 - hour Gray"

“While you'll likely never see him wearing a cape or running around fighting bad guys, John Gray is as close to a real-life Superman as it gets. The Baton Rouge native musician, producer and teacher transitions almost effortlessly throughout his…Read more

Content with Perfect

“When local musician and teacher, John Gray got the call that he was to receive the Teacher of the Year award from the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra (BRSO), he said he expected to be among two other recipients – but…Read more


“If former Southern University band director Dr. Isaac “Doc” Greggs ever looked at you and said, “Can play,” you knew two things. One, you were a great musician, and two, you were kind of perfect. Greggs’ 36 years (1969 –…

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225 Magazine Extra - My Style

“John Gray is a professional trumpet player for the Michael Foster Project, The JGray Jazz Trio and The Soul Jukeboxx. He's also a full-time teach at The Dunham School, a newly married man, and a mighty sharp dresser. When…Read more