Ballads Are Soothing Sounds
music is like a hot toddy
good for the mind and good for the body
Music is a Holy art and is a healer of the soul. My interest has always been music as therapy. Music relieves the anxiety that "human flesh is heir to."
In my original music, I'm always looking for "the lost chord," using a blending of styles, e. g., blues, country, folk, borrowing heavily from the jazz-gospel idioms learned as a child.
Listen to my covers of tunes recorded in my live shows. Use them for listening and relaxing pleasure.
The covers on this site are for entertainment only and are personal recordings of live gigs.
All of the tunes on this website are for your
For further information on Jim's original compositions or on bookings, you can click on this link.