April 18th, 2013
Congrats to the following JPG Clients for their big wins at the 2013 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Awards ceremony:
Virginia Tech Juxtaposition: Runner-up Best Country Song for “Legend of McBride”
JMU Exit 245: Best Male Collegiate Album for “Boyfriend Material,” Runner-up Best Male Collegiate Solo (Ryan Sill)
Virginia Sil’hooettes: Best Female Collegiate Album for “Playing with Lightning,” Best Female Collegiate Solo (Happiness Chijioke), Best Female Collegiate Song for ‘Around Us’ (also arranged by James)
February 1st, 2013
Congrats to JGP Clients Juxtaposition, Hoos In Treble, Exit 245, The Virginia Gentlemen, Men in Drag, The Virginia Sil’hooettes, and STAB Elements of Sound for being nominated for the 2013 CARA Awards. JGP Clients collectively received 15 nominations, including 3 of the 5 total nominations for Best Female Collegiate Album. Best of luck to the nominees at the Awards show in April!
December 24th, 2012
Congratulations to the Virginia Gentlemen, Virginia Tech Juxtaposition, Virginia Hullabahoos, Georgia Noteworthy, JMU Exit 245, and Chicago Men in Drag for being selected for the 2013 Best of College A Cappella compilation album. For more details and the full lineup click here: http://www.varsityvocals.com/news.html
October 3rd, 2012
Congrats to JGP Clients The Virginia Sil’hooettes for being named one of the Top 5 Collegiate A Cappella groups in the country by USA Today! For more info and to read the full list, click here: http://www.usatodayeducate.com/staging/index.php/campuslife/the-5-best-college-a-cappella-groups-in-the-country
August 1st, 2012
Congrats to the UVA Hullabahoos, Virginia Tech Juxtaposition, MIT Logarhythms, UGA Noteworthy, and Virginia Sil’hooettes for being selected for the 2012 Voices Only Best Of Collegiate A Cappella Album! Full info and track listing here: http://www.facebook.com/voicesonlyacappella
April 16th, 2012
Congrats to the M.I.T. Logarhythms (Runner-Up Best Male Album), Michael Miller of the Logarhythms (Best Male Arrangement), Brianne Holland of Chicago Men in Drag (Best Female Arrangement), and Jordan Yonce of UVa Academical Village People (Runner-Up Best Male Arrangement) for their wins at this past weekend’s 2012 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Awards.
February 1st, 2012
Congrats to the MIT Logarhytms, UVa Academical Village People, Virginia Belles, University of Chicago Men in Drag, and St. Anne’s Belfield Elements of Sound for being nominated for the 2012 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Awards! Check out the full list here: http://www.casa.org/cara2012n
January 23rd, 2012
Congrats to the Virginia Sil’hooettes for having their album and song “Beautiful Child” selected as one of the Recorded A Cappella Review Board’s “Picks of the Year” for 2011. Check out the full list at www.rarb.org/picks/2011.html
December 8th, 2011
Congrats to the University of Virginia Sil’hooettes, JMU Exit 245, JMU Low Key, and MIT Logarhythms for being selected to the annual 2012 Best Of College A cappella album, a compilation representing the best college a cappella in the country over the past year.
September 26th, 2011
James composed the original classical music for the animated short “The Hero” by AV Kelly. Check it out on YouTube here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Oh1V9kZqtI