New Orleans Center for Creative Arts music student John Michael Bradford is going to Grammy Week in Los Angeles.
During Grammy Week in February, Bradford and 32 other high school students from throughout the United States will participate in the Grammy Camp-Jazz Session Program. They also will attend the 57th annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 8 as guests of the Recording Academy, also known as the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences.
From Feb. 5-7, the Grammy Camp students will record at the Capitol Studios & Mastering in Hollywood, courtesy of the EMI Music Group.
They’ll also perform at various Grammy Week events, including the “Grammy in the Schools Live! — A Celebration of Music and Education” concert and the Grammy Celebration after-party.
Grammy Camp selectees are eligible for more than $2 million in college scholarships, courtesy of the Grammy Foundation’s college partners: the Berklee College of Music, Manhattan School of Music, New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music and USC Thornton School of Music.