JAMES LINAHON is an award-winning music producer, composer and trumpet artist with more than 300 recording projects for Film, Television, Radio, Musical Theater and CD/DVDs to his credit. Linahon spent 39 years teaching at California State University Fullerton, and then Fullerton College. During his educational career he has led collegiate jazz programs, directed big bands and combos, and taught a myriad of music technology courses. Jim also served as a Cultural Ambassador for the U.S. State Department
Jim has recorded / produced for a wide diversity of artists, studios and agencies worldwide in both music, film and television for Grammy, Emmy, and Academy Award productions. His client list includes Warner Bros., The Walt Disney Co., Sony, Paramount, Universal, ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN, A&E, World Projects International, The United States Department of State and The United Nations.
Jim's recent recording and post production works are for the TJO Orchestra (Taipei, Taiwan / 1st Jazz Recording in China), NBB with Sherry Williams (Erfurt, Germany), "Traffic School" sitcom Universal Studios (Los Angeles), The Malkin-Trybek Duo (Tel Aviv, Israel), The Markus Burger Trio "The LA Sessions" (Challenge Records/Netherlands), Angelina Jolie's written/ directed 2012 Golden Globe nominee film "In The Land Of Blood and Honey" (GK Films/Hollywood,CA), and post production of an Abbey Road studios (London) recording of a new symphony by composer Peter Boyer and the London Philharmonic Orchestra (Naxos Records/Hong Kong 2013).