James â€śJimmyâ€ť Merchant is a versatile saxophonist who can perform on the alto, tenor, bari, and soprano saxophones. He performs with his group, Jimmy Merchant & Friends.
In July of 2010, Jimmy formed his first band, Cymbals & Swing, which released a CD titled â€śItâ€™s Only the Beginningâ€ť in November 2010. While leading Cymbals and Swing, Jimmy had many opportunities to perform at prestigious functions, including fundraisers for US Congressmen Jon Runyan and the late John Adler.
At such a young age, Jimmy has had many opportunities to perform around the world. Some of the countries he has performed in are India, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, France, Austria, and Aruba.