James Thomas – Woodwind Player and Teacher (Primary Instruments – Clarinet and Alto Saxophone)
James is a retired Cincinnati Public Schools music teacher of 31 years. He is an instrumentalist at Gaines United Methodist Church. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Music Education from Kentucky State University and has also studied at Wright State University, University of Cincinnati, and Xavier University. His major instruments are Alto Saxophone and Clarinet.
James played in a colonial marching band, while stationed in the New England area. Composing is one of his many hobbies, along with bowling and photography.