|Jim used one of the band's matched red straight mutes during the band's March 23, 1993, concert at Edinborough Park.|
|Former Role in Roseville Big Band:||
1986 through 1993
Music teacher, blood technician, postal worker
Jim played many of the Roseville Big Band's jazz trumpet solos during his years with the band. He also wrote out several of these solos and left them with the second trumpet music for use by his successors.
After earning his B.A. in music education, Jim taught music six years in Canada.
Jim has also played trumpet in several Twin Cities brass quintets.