Classical/Flamenco Guitarist James Clarkston is a composer, performer, and teacher.
He is now based in San Diego,CA.after moving from his native El Paso,TX. He is also well known in Las Cruces,NM and throughout the southwest. His numerous TV and Radio appearances magnify that. James has been interviewed & featured in several in local/regional magazines and newspapers.
James Clarkston has experience composing and recording music for commercials on TV and Radio.
It's no surprise that he has performed for Former President George Bush Sr. and Former First Lady Barbara Bush by special invitation.
Celebrities like Debbie Reynolds and "Magic" Johnson have seen James Clarkston perform live.
Former President Bill Clinton owns "La Placita" the debut cd by James Clarkston.
You can book James Clarkston for weddings, receptions, private parties, corporate events, and studio work.
James Clarkston performs as a one man show with a wireless guitar that allows him to stroll. The backing tracks that he uses are a recording of himself playing every note on every instrument!
James Clarkston performs at restaurants and loves to travel. His audiences keep coming back for more of his Original Compositions, and his versions of well known popular songs.
James Clarkston has recorded 9 cds which are available for purchase at all of his shows. Purchase them on this website one song at a time.
"La Placita" "Enchanted Canyon" "Christmas Guitar Classics" "Infinite Possibilities" "Christmas Guitar Classics II" "Portraits of a Guitarist" "To El Paso, with Love" "Fiesta Mexicana" "James Clarkston Rocks On!"