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
- Nils Frahm Goes Against Summer's Grain On Surprise 'Encores 1'The neoclassical minimalist composer follows up a lauded new record with a quiet batch of castaways.Andrew Flanagan
- Lorraine Gordon, Guardian Of Legendary Jazz Club, Dies At 95The owner of the revered Village Vanguard in New York City — and a champion of generations of jazz musicians, including Thelonious Monk — died Saturday at age 95.Lara Pellegrinelli