James H. Morris is a pianist pursuing his M.M. in Piano Performance at the University of Colorado Boulder. He currently studies with Jennifer Hayghe, the last student of the legendary artist-teacher Adele Marcus. James recently graduated cum laude from Westminster Choir College of Rider University, earning B.M. degrees in both Piano and Theory/Composition. There, he studied piano with Dr. James Goldsworthy and theory/composition with Dr. Stefan Young. As an active composer, he’s recently has been selected as a participant in the inaugural season of the NATS Mentoring Program for Composers (2020).