Meet the Musician
Musician 1st Class James C. Anderson,
James C. Anderson, a native of Apex, North Carolina, joined the Navy Band in March of 2009. At the time of his appointment, he was pursuing a Master of Music at Northwestern University, studying with Michael Mulcahy and Peter Ellefson. He spent two years at the University of Georgia with Philip Jameson and two years at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with Michael Kris, where he earned his Bachelor of Music in May, 2008. He also attended the Aspen Music Festival in 2008 and studied with Per Brevig. Petty Officer Anderson has performed with the Fairfax Symphony Orchestra and Fairfax Symphony Brass Quintet.