In addition to playing with A Touch of Brass, Jim is active as an educator and performer. A graduate of the University of British Columbia, Jim performs with the Vancouver Opera Orchestra and is active with other orchestras in the lower mainland. He is Music Director for the Little Mountain Brass Band and the Summer Pops Youth Orchestra.
Jim is also much in demand as a music copyist. Using Sibelius software, Jim prepares manuscripts for Vancouver studios and orchestras.