“Jim has immeasurable experience in the industry, and communicates in a clear and effective manner that is both helpful and inspirational to the next generation of musicians.”
– Dr. Andrew Scott, Program Co-ordinator/Professor: Humber College School of Music and Fine Arts
Jim continues to offer these classes, as well as What Is Jazz? (an introduction to the genre, including performances) and in-person appearances.
“Jim is both a talented musician and a warm, knowledgeable speaker for any age group. Our teachers and students love having Jim share his music and stories with our students! ”
Matt Sanders, Leader of Experiential Learning, Lambton-Kent District School Board
“The students in my extra-curricular big band and jazz combos loved Jim’s clinic. He helped them further their abilities, and left them with a much deeper appreciation for improvisation and technique.”
-Kevin J. Baker, Music Director, Peel District School Board