James is a vocalist, pianist, and guitarist. He loves to sing and write songs as well as play cover songs. He currently lead worship at Mission church in Goodyear, but on the side enjoys performing music fitting the atmosphere of wherever he is currently located. James' musical influences range from The Beatles to Ed Sheeran.
Price Range: $200 and up
Gig Length: 30 - 90 minutes
James Koan is the Worship Director at Mission Church in Goodyear, AZ. He is a graduate of Arizona Christian University with a B.S. in Music - Praise & Worship Emphasis. James is a Singer, Pianist, and guitarist amongst many other things. He has previously worked as a barista at Dutch Bros coffee in north Phoenix.
James is the former frontman of local band, The Third. The Third has played for many different churches as well as several different camps throughout Arizona.
While at Arizona Christian University, James performed in the Public Relations band which opened for Christian Musician Michael W. Smith.
He has previously served as a worship leader at Desert Springs Community Church as well as Christ Church of the Crossroads in Anthem.
1. Beautiful Day - U2
2. Better Together - Jack Johnson
3. Father & Son - Cat Stevens
4. With or Without You - U2
6. Crazy - Gnarls Barkely
5. Dare You To Move - Switchfoot
6. Lego House - Ed Sheeran
7. Fire and Rain - James Taylor
8. Let it Be - The Beatles
9. Over My Head (Cable Car) - The Fray
10. Waiting for My Time to Come - Colony House
Also Very Flexible. Open to prior requests for songs.
Influences & Inspiration
Jon Foreman, Switchfoot, The Beatles, Relient K, Ed Sheeran, Colony House
3 DI Boxes and 3 XLR Cables
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