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Background Information

Employment History

Jim Hinton

Joe Rathburn's Folkey Monkey Songwriter Showcase

Actor and Singer

Court Theatre

Affiliations

Founder
The Paradise Street Band

Member
The Everyman Gypsy Band

Ensemble Members and Youth Opera Program Member
Elgin Opera

Member
Elgin Choral Union

Education

Grossmont High School

B.A.

degree

theater

University of Illinois

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Classical Angst Publishing & Records

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Jim Hinton
Jim is a native of Illinois. He received his degree in theater from the University of Illinois in Urbana. He has worked in Chicago as an actor and singer for twelve years with various theater groups including The Court Theatre, Body Politic, The Theatre Building, Oak Park Festival, Light Opera Works and Whirlwind Performance Company. As a member of the Elgin Choral Union he has been a featured soloist as well as with the Elgin Symphony Orchestra and Traverse Symphony in Michigan. He is a student of Teresa Brancacci-Hansen. Jim currently resides in Elgin


Recordings

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Jim Hinton, Shipwrecked Jim Hinton, Hippies If you wish to download these MP3s, right click the link and select save as. Jim Hinton, Spancil Hill/ Off to California Jim Hinton, Suburban Blues Jim Hinton, Things I've Always Known


The Music of Jim Hinton

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For information on ordering the latest CDs and music downloads by Jim Hinton contact jim@jimhinton.com View Jim's Commentary on his compositions in Liner Notes, Song Lyrics, his Professional Biography, Notes from Friends (musicians and others who have reviewed the albums) and sample MP3s of new songs, and more...

All songs, text, images, and photos are copyrighted by Jim Hinton 2006-2011 . Please do not reproduce without permission.
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Instructor and veteran folk singer Jim Hinton began his folk music career in the late 60's.
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"The Wild Rover" Jim Hinton
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You may also contact Jim at his Jim Hinton musician page on Facebook.
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to You Tube and input Jim Hinton
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Jim Hinton at 33 1/3 by Cher Hinton Jim is a professional folksinger, songwriter, and arranger. In the classic style of the bard, Jim offers a vast repertoire of songs from decades of songwriting and performing Irish and classic folk songs in pubs and coffee houses. He sings in a relaxed baritone and
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2012 by Jim Hinton
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Jim Hinton at the Ould Sod
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To read Steve Thorn's great Full Circle feature article on this concert series by Jim and


Biography

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Jim Hinton has been performing folk music professionally for over 40 years. Jim' s knowledge as a folklorist and his ability as a storyteller add depth and relevance to his performance. His gently ironic sense of humor connects with listeners of all ages. He sings and accompanies himself on guitar, mandocello, harmonica, and bodhran (the Irish drum). He specializes in the traditional songs of Ireland performing at pubs, festivals, schools, churches, concert halls and coffeehouses throughout the western states. He also teaches history and culture of Irish Folk Song and Sixties Folk and Folk Rock through local university extension classes and adult enrichment programs. A prolific songwriter and purveyor of contemporary folk, Jim has a vast repertoire that includes songs spanning the 1600s through the 1960s from Ireland, Britain, and America.

A Professional History... Jim Hinton began performing at coffee houses and schools as a teenager in the 1960s. By the mid-1970s, he was a member of The Everyman Gypsy Band performing in folkclubs and pubs in the San Francisco Bay area.
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Jim founded The Paradise Street Band in 1982 and was featured for five years on Saturday nights at Drowsy Maggie's. The group played numerous concerts at the North County folk club, The Old Time Café and toured extensively with The Steve Power's Craft Festival throughout California, Nevada, and Arizona. Jim also played frequently as a soloist at the various San Diego Blarney Stone pubs.
A San Diego Tradition... For 16 consecutive years, first, with The Paradise Street Band and then, with his new group The Strange Woods, Jim was featured on Friday nights at The Camelot Inn in San Marcos CA until he retired from playing pubs in 2002. During these years he also performed at San Diego's Old Sod and McP's Irish Pub. Since 2003, Jim has performed almost exclusively as a soloist at coffee houses, private house parties, numerous St. Patrick's Days, large civic events, including concert series in La Mesa, San Diego, San Marcos, and in Vista, CA. Jim opened with his noted original
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Jim developed Across the Pond,
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Most recently, Jim has expanded his expertise as a storyteller and songwriter through his very popular extension and adult enrichment classes for SDSU, Cal State San Marcos and the City of La Mesa. His
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Jim holds a B.A. in
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From 1988 into 1995 Jim Hinton was the Director of The Contemporary Choir at
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Jim often donates his talents to several benefits including Presbyterian Crisis House, Self-Realization Fellowship of San Diego, The Western Museum's Association, San Diego Museum of Man's Irish Evening at Tower After Hours, and the City of La Mesa's Sundays at Six concerts in the park series. Jim has performed at numerous churches in San Diego County including Unity Way Church, Palomar Unitarian, and Universalist Churches in Vista and Santee.
Jim's Recordings... Jim Hinton plays, records, masters and produces his own recordings at his home studio. He has produced and performed on numerous recordings dating back to 1977. Currently available are Jim's solo albums, "Love Like An Ocean" and "Things I' ve Always Known," and "The Wild Rover. Available by The Strange Woods are "Transparency" and "A Light on the Path". All of these CDs feature songs written and arranged by Jim. His compositions are recorded and performed by other musicians
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Jim has been commissioned as a songwriter for special private and public events.
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The Music of Jim Hinton

www.jimhinton.com [cached]

For information on ordering the latest CDs and music downloads by Jim Hinton contact jim@jimhinton.com View Jim's Commentary on his compositions in Liner Notes, Song Lyrics, his Professional Biography, Notes from Friends (musicians and others who have reviewed the albums) and sample MP3s of new songs, and more...

All songs, text, images, and photos are copyrighted by Jim Hinton 2006-2011 . Please do not reproduce without permission.
...
Instructor and veteran folk singer Jim Hinton began his folk music career in the late 60's.
...
"The Wild Rover" Jim Hinton
...
You may also contact Jim at his Jim Hinton musician page on Facebook.
...
to You Tube and input Jim Hinton
...
Jim Hinton at 33 1/3 by Cher Hinton Jim is a professional folksinger, songwriter, and arranger. In the classic style of the bard, Jim offers a vast repertoire of songs from decades of songwriting and performing Irish and classic folk songs in pubs and coffee houses. He sings in a relaxed baritone and
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2012 by Jim Hinton
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Jim Hinton at the Ould Sod
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To read Steve Thorn's great Full Circle feature article on this concert series by Jim and

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