James Flynn is a professional, international, jazz vocalist, actor, writer, composer and band leader. Over the last three decades he has developed a versatile career and his work has taken him to Europe, Asia and throughout Australia.
Originally from Scotland, Flynn has been based in Western Australia since 2001. He has written, produced and featured in, regional and national touring productions within Australia and consolidated a significant reputation internationally for his many performances overseas.
Sample career highlights include: Support artist for Ray Charles, support & touring artist with Demis Roussos, featured soloist with The West Australian Symphony Orchestra, Jazz Festival performances in Europre, Asia & Australia. Opening act for ‘The Summer Horns’ featuring : Gerald Albright, Mindi Abair, Dave Koz & Richard Elliot. MC/Host Singapore International jazz Festival 2016/17 & Sing Jazz presents Gregory Porter 2017. Performaning & composing with Dale Barlow 2018/2019.
James has recorded eight Jazz CD's and is currently working on a new album of original compositions.
“We had the opportunity to jam together at one very fun show…his tenacity, and sheer energy and excitement paid off big for James, as the whole ship fell in love with him in that moment. He’s that good! A seasoned live performer for sure, when he is on stage he communicates on such a different level…it’s inspiring”
Dave Koz - Grammy winning Saxophonist