"Watch out for James. He is an awesome player!"
— Martin Taylor MBE, jazz guitarist
Associate Member of the Royal Northern College of Music
James will be conferred the honour of Associate Member of the RNCM at the college's Congregation of Awards in December 2021. The ARNCM is a prestigious new award made available to recent alumni of the College judged to have achieved outstanding success in the early stages of their careers.
Arts Council Funding
James is grateful to have received a full grant from Arts Council England’s Emergency Response Fund For Individuals in support of continued creative practice and career development during lockdown.
Help Musicians Transmission Fund
James is delighted to announce that he has been selected as a supported artist by Help Musicians in the year ahead through their Transmission Fund: an investment from the charity towards creative development and learning opportunities for the progression of artists' careers.