Jim Babor


GROUP LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC      

Biography

Jim Babor has been a member of the Los Angeles Philharmonic since 1993. In addition to his performances with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Mr. Babor regularly participates in concerts for the Philharmonic's Green Umbrella Series. His solo engagements have included performing the Xylorimba Solo in Oliver Messiaen's "Des Canyons Aux Etoles" with Esa Pekka Salonen and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Mr. Babor received his B.M. degree from Texas A&M University, Commerce in Commerce, Texas and his M.M. from the Cleveland Institute of Music in Cleveland, Ohio. Jim has studied with Richard Weiner, Paul Yancich, Cloyd Duff, and Doug Howard. He has also performed with the Cleveland Orchestra, the Toronto Symphony, and the New World Symphony. Jim is a Pro Mark Orchestral Artist and an endorser of Pearl/Adams Percussion, and SABIAN Cymbals.

Vincent Gumkowski

Texas City High School Band

Chris Mahan

Wayzata Sympony Orchestra

Glenn Webb

Dixie State University

Pedro Sa

Federal University Of Rio De Janeiro School Of Music

Matt Hahn

Lebanon Hs, Rhythm X