It is safe to say that music is James Sherry's life.
Whether playing, conducting, composing, arranging, adjudicating, or serving as a clinician, it’s in his blood, having gotten his start with the Sherry Family Band.
Jim applies the simple philosophy of Duke Ellington to his music—be it classical, jazz, or somewhere in between:
"If it sounds good, it is good.”
Ah, Duke Ellington. It doesn't get any better than him, although that Mozart guy is pretty cool...
Check Out Some of Jim’s Favorite Feeds
- Stephanie Richards' 'Gong' Resonates The Body's FrequencyStephanie Richards' trumpet sounds like deep space wrapped around your head, a flood in the endless void.Lars Gotrich
- As Cuba Changes, Orquesta Akokán Revives The Golden Age Of MamboProducer Jacob Plasse and vocalist José "Pepito" Gómez share how they recorded the band's debut in Havana's legendary Areito Studios and what their team-up symbolizes for Cuban-American relations.Lulu Garcia-Navarro