James on Classical 96.3FM chatting about COC and DareArts

James stopped by Toronto’s Classical 96.3FM Studio on November 4th to chat about his upcoming appearance at the DareArts Christmas Concert, December 4.  He talks about performing at the Canadian Opera Company, his family and more!

Musical Toronto: 66 Questions for James Westman

James is featured on Musical Toronto answering 66 fun questions. Click here to read the full interview. Here’s the introduction from Musical Toronto:

“Raised on a farm near St. Mary’s, Ontario, Baritone James Westman has become one of Canada’s most respected operatic exports. Best known for his signature role as Germont in Verdi’s La traviata – which he has performed over 150 times across the world – he has been nominated for two Grammy Awards and three Canadian Juno Awards. Westman has recorded on the Decca, Opera Rara, CBC and BBC labels and has performed with many of the world’s leading orchestras as a soloist.

You can catch him next in Toronto as Germont, on November 6th in the COC’s production of La traviata. -Musical Toronto, full interview here.”