Born in Houston, Texas in 1989, James Westley Essary started writing music in 2006 for his band, B. He recorded their first album in 2008, released it independently, and led a successful tour that summer. In 2011, James completed his undergraduate degree in music composition. He then wrote and recorded the album "Modern Love" and formed The Caldwell, who performs often. After their performance at Free Press Summer Fest 2014, James began writing for his next album.
Awards and Publications
2011 "The Art of Cy Twombly and His Connection with 20th Century Music" Published in Cleff Notes
2009 Oustanding Music Student Award, Alvin Community College
Contact and Purchasing
"Modern Love" by The Caldwell is available on iTunes, and sheet music, recordings, and the album "Winter" can be purchased from the artist directly.