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
- William Eggleston's Secret World Of 'Musik'Watch a short film about the revered artist who liberated color photography in the 1970s. Now, at age 78, his lifelong passion for music is revealed in his very first album release.Tom Huizenga
- At Ojai Music Festival, Vijay Iyer Showcases ImprovisationAs music director for the distinguished festival, Iyer united jazz and classical artists with a passion for spontaneity.Nate Chinen