People often say you should never judge a book by its cover. The same holds true for people. Upon meeting Weldon Scott you might detect an air of solemnity, but it quickly fades into a warm and bright smile. It’s the kind of smile you often see when two people have fallen hard for one another and the thought of their beloved conjures a euphoria that’s unmistakable. Weldon has that same passion for jazz music; it’s infectious.
Currently a jazz studies major at Texas Southern University (TSU), Weldon decided to pursue music professionally in his junior year at the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston, one of the best high schools for the Arts in Texas. He remembers that