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MAC – Multnomah Arts Center Instructors

James Blackburn

Music – Piano

James Blackburn

James Blackburn has been teaching piano at MAC since 2003, has been teaching piano privately for over 15 years, and has been offering adult group piano and adult theory at the Community Music Center. James studied music at Northern Michigan University and privately in the areas of classical, jazz and pedagogy. His performance experience of over 18 years has brought him to Seattle, Palm Springs and Chicago – as a soloist, with a bass player, and with ensembles such as The Jim Beatty Jazz Band (and internationally known jazz ensemble), Everything’s Jake (a 40’s D’Jango Reinhart-style quartet), and Dusty Rose (a seven-member vocal group.)