James enjoys working with talented and committed students in an ensemble setting and on a one-to-one basis and is a woodwind tutor at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

He welcomes personal enquiries into woodwind tuition and coaching at all levels.

Previous clients have included:


Cardiff Clarinet Convention
Samuel Whitbread College (Bedfordshire)
Kingswood School (Bath)
Hertfordshire Music Service
West Glamorgan Music Service
Federation of Music Services (UK)
Hampshire Music Service
Kneller Hall (Army)

Ensemble Coaching

National Children’s Orchestra
Hertfordshire Wind Sinfonia
National Youth Wind Orchestra of Wales
Mosaic Wind Ensemble (Hertfordshire)
Finchley Chamber Orchestra


Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama
Hitchin Music Festival