I am the Director of Bands/Applied Low Brass at Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas. Guided by the motto "Unto the Whole Person," Hendrix is a private liberal arts institution that provides a holistic, well-rounded education to its students. The Music Department is designed for all students on campus, providing a Music Major and Minor as well as ensembles, lessons, and courses that are open to everyone. I conduct the Wind Ensemble, direct the Pep Band, teach applied low brass lessons, and teach theory and special topics courses.
I am the tuba player with Seraph Brass, a dynamic brass quintet drawing from a roster of America’s top female brass players. Check out the Seraph Brass website for full details about the group, including media and upcoming events.
Natural State Brass Band
I am the Music Director of the Natural State Brass Band, one of the premier performing ensembles in Arkansas. The avocational musicians who comprise the membership of the band come from all walks of life, bonding together to share their mutual love of the British-style brass band medium.
The James Duo is a trumpet and tuba/euphonium duo comprised of myself and my husband, Stephen James. We are exploring and developing new repertoire for this combination of instruments and sharing it through exciting and meaningful recital programs. Please contact either me or Steve if interested in booking the James Duo for a performance.
I am a published arranger with Potenza Music and Tuba-Euphonium Press. My Tuba-Euphonium Press titles are distributed by Cimarron Music. I have arrangements for tuba-euphonium ensemble and solo tuba/euphonium with piano. Please visit the websites above to view and purchase my published arrangements.