Who I am
Based out of Calgary, Mathew James is a hornist known for radical performance and an advocate for new music. His training began at the University of Calgary where he completed his undergraduate degree. Following that he moved to Chicago, IL. where Mathew completed both a Masters degree and a Post-graduate certificate in performance at DePaul University.
Mathew has performed with orchestras in the USA and Canada. He served as the fourth horn with the Saskatoon Symphony during their 2015/2016 season. Founding member and artistic director of Calgary's Timepoint ensemble an ensemble known for performing works by living composers. Their reputation for the performance of radical new works and challenging many conventions of traditional music making.