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James Moore

About this Artist

JAMES MOORE is a versatile guitarist and multi-instrumentalist. A native of the San Francsico Bay Area, he has been active in New York since 2006, earning the titles of “local electric guitar hero” by Time Out New York and "model new music citizen" by the New York Times. James is a founding member of the electric guitar quartet Dither, and performs internationally as a soloist and ensemble player. Recent projects include choreographer Susan Marshall’s and composer David Lang's collaborative dance piece PLAY/PAUSE; playwright Richard Maxwell’s acclaimed theater works Neutral Hero and The Evening; and John Zorn’s guitar collection The Book of Heads which comprises James's first solo album, released on Tzadik in 2015.