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.
New Release: Artephis with The Untold Orchestra
Released on 1st May, this double A-side single is a special collaboration between Artephis and The Untold Orchestra. James composed ‘Feel No More’, originally recorded by the 17-piece ensemble in 2018.
Help Musicians: Transmission Fund
James is delighted to announce that he has been selected as a supported artist by Help Musicians through their Transmission Fund this year: an investment from the charity towards creative development and learning opportunities for the progression of artists' careers.
La Côte Mediterranée
Two weeks before lockdown, we had our hair cut and filmed this Gilad Atzmon tune at The Whiskey Jar.
Pajdushka (from Four Macedonian Pieces)
We recorded this Miroslav Tadić piece for alto flute and guitar in November at The Yard.
THE EASY ROLLERS
I'm An Unemployed Sweetheart
My 90-year-old banjolele has now received its letter from the government and is locked away until this all blows over. Stay safe one and all.
(*at the time of filming, we were all square with government advice)