We welcome composers Jim Klein and Ian Jamison for an exclusive performance at UNC Campus Commons on October 24th at 3:00pm!
This event is free for all!
Six Preludes (2019)
Breaking Waves (2020)
Piano Sonata "The Abyss" (2020)
I. Uh Oh
II. The Abyss
About the Artists:
Jim Klein was lucky enough to find visual art and music at an early age. Both fostered his creativity, broadened his experience of the world, and taught him to say yes to things he feels passionate about even when others are saying no. As a natural entrepreneur, the lessons he learned from the arts have helped him in business and in life by giving him the courage to go after the undiscovered.
He began his painting career in earnest at the age of 63 after many successful years as an entrepreneur in the agri-business sector. Inspired by a dying friend who asked Jim to send him a drawing each week, Jim’s work quickly evolved from simple sketches to colorful works that reflect his love of nature, music, and life.
A central theme in Jim’s life has been giving back to his community, colleagues, and friends. Jim hopes his works connects viewers with their inner selves, linking to who they are and what they feel deep inside.
Jim works in a bright studio outside of Kersey, Colorado. He is often joined by his grandchildren, who have their own creative spaces, and his dog, Shadow. His works are on display at many venues around the country.
For more information please visit: https://jkleingallery.com/
Ian Jamison has joined full time at J Klein Gallery to help Jim Klein write music.