Growing in Grace is pleased to welcome James Barnard as Music Editor.
James brings a wide skill set to our Creative Team. He is a pianist, vocalist, conductor, and music editor. For eight years, James was Church Choral Editor for Hal Leonard Corporation. During his time there, he managed and produced hundreds of choral and keyboard publications for Shawnee Press. He also regularly led reading sessions for Shawnee Press at conferences and workshops around the country.
Since 2013, he has served as Minister of Music and Media at Brookside Baptist Church in Brookfield, Wisconsin. And, he has extensive experience in private teaching of piano and voice, children’s and adult choirs. James received a Bachelor of Arts in voice and a Master of Music in church music from Bob Jones University.
James and his wife, Andrea, have two children. He begins on November 1 in our Tennessee office. Help us give a warm welcome to James by posting a greeting on our Growing in Grace Facebook Page.