2011 Salon // Songwriting with Jim McCormick's Team

June 16th, 2011

Native to New Orleans, Jim McCormick was raised by a merchant marine, one block from the Mississippi River levee in Algiers. He was influenced by New Orleans radio growing up, and listened to artists like Mac David, Sonny and Cher, Barbara Mandrell and Tom Jones. Having earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Georgetown University, he returned home to complete a Master of Fine Arts at the University of New Orleans.

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Summer Arts through Culture Program: a cultural fellowship grant
for teen musicians.