James has performed at many gigs concerts and tours, both in the UK and abroad in countries such as Italy, France, The Netherlands, Spain, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Estonia.

He has performed on numerous occasions for gigs and functions; some notable clients and venues include:

In 2011/2012 James performed in and directed the Leeds University Big Band which had a busy schedule of gigs and concerts in the UK as well as two European tours. Under James' direction, the band produced the album 'Swingin' From the Tree House.' James has also made a number of TV appearances (as a musician), notably for ITV's Mrs Biggs as well as Peaky Blinders for BBC 2.

James has also played in many stage productions and alongside his playing he also works as a freelance teacher based in the Midlands and West Yorkshire.

James performed at the North Sea Jazz Festival 2012 in the Netherlands with names such as Lianne La Havas, Van Morrison and Michel Camillo. He has also performed with Liane Carroll (BBC and Parliamentary jazz award winner). James has supported various artists such as Labrinth, Katy B and Ellie Goulding and in 2009, he performed with Alan Barnes in 2009 for various MPs at the Houses of Parliament, London.

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