Program Books/Dominic James (he/him)

Dominic James (he/him)


Guitarist and songwriter Dominic James has been active on the New York and international scene for over 30 years. He has performed and recorded with a wide variety of artists including Paul Simon, Harry Belafonte, Chris Botti, and Bill Laswell. James recorded all the guitars and the bass on Shakira’s biggest international hit, “Waka Waka.” He has won four Grammy Awards with Angélique Kidjo and continues to tour the world with her.