James has over 15 years experience in piano and violin performance, and seven years of experience in organ performance and liturgical accompaniment. He studied piano with Rachel Oliver and violin with Kenn Wagner. At age 12, James was the youngest member to ever join the Dekalb Symphony Orchestra. During his teen years, he played violin and celesta with the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra. Currently, James is completing a Bachelor of Science in Music Technology from Georgia Tech. He accompanies the Georgia Tech Chorale during the school year, and frequently conducts the GT Chamber Orchestra. In his spare time, James designs and builds experimental speakers and records music. James is currently designing and rebuilding an organ for installation in our new Sanctuary.