James Dean

Guitarist James Dean joined Pathway Records last year. James is a Principal Lecturer at Canterbury Christ Church University and is the Study Lead of programmes; Commercial Music, Creative Music Technology and Music Production programmes. He teaches modules relating to live and studio performance, improvisation and jazz.

James performs regularly with a wide range of groups and artists. Some recent examples include recording for Arcelia, Conehead Records, Expansion Records and with pop artist Dane Bowers – with music producer Greg Fitzgerald (who has co-written with and recorded artists such Madonna, Kylie Minogue and Jessica Simpson). James has performed at the Indigo2 at the O2 arena supporting the band Chic and has performed with some of the UK’s top session musicians including Claire McInerney (Bon Jovi, Westlife, Kylie Minogue, Michael Buble), Simon Willescroft (Duran Duran, Jamie Cullum, Katie Melhua), Pete Cater (Tom Jones, Jamie Cullum), Clive Dunstall (Sting), Paul Booth (Steve Winwood, Santana, Steely Dan, Eric Clapton), Noel McCalla (Manfred Mann) and Gary Barnacle (Paul McCartney, David Bowie, Phil Collins)

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