James Abbott

James AbbottProfessor of Practice, Setnor School of Music at Syracuse University,


James Abbott is a recording engineer, educator, audio technology consultant, programmer, electronics designer, and musician. He has engineered, edited, and mastered more than 50 commercially released recordings in various genres.

His work can be heard on NPR, PBS, Centaur Records, New World Records, Sony, Composer’s Recordings (CRI), Albany, GM, Sanctuary Classics (Black Box), Victor, Mark Records, Innova, Naxos, Koch Classics, Raven Records, Summit, Warner Brothers, and Endeavor Classics. His clients include many well known ensembles, organizations, and musicians, including the Syracuse Children’s Chorus, Boston Brass, Albany Symphony, Cassatt String Quartet, Corigliano String Quartet, Thomas Lanners, Glimmerglass Opera, Cleveland Chamber Symphony, Civic Morning Musicals, Syracuse Society for New Music, Andrew Russo, David Cossin, and Hilary Hahn.

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