Degrees and Certifications:

BA in Music Education, Hartt School of Music MM in Composition, Longy School of Music, of Bard College

Mr. James Hamel

Mr. Hamel has been a musician his entire life.  From the Boston Crusaders, to the Hartt School of Music in Hartford, CT to the Longy School in Cambridge, MA to his current role as music teacher in the Echo Valley Schools, he continues to study, practice, and educate all along the way.  He is a local performer/song-writer with Some Hollow in and around the Central VT area.  Mr Hamel is a devoted Celtics, Red Sox, and Patriots fan and will gladly get side-tracked into any sports talk that comes his way.  He loves teaching young students how to begin playing instruments and singing songs with all ages.