Apollo Master Chorale

James Bass
James K. Bass, Grammy nominated conductor and singer, is Director of Choral Studies at the University of South Florida and the artistic director of the Master Chorale of Tampa Bay. As a choral preparer he has prepared choirs for Sir Colin Davis, Sir David Willcocks, Jahja Ling, Michael Tilson Thomas, Gerard Schwarz, Giancarlo Guerrero, and Robert Shaw among others.

Bass has appeared as a singer with master conductor Ton Koopman and the ensembles Conspirare, Spire, Vox Humanae and Seraphic Fire. Bass also serves as chorus master for Seraphic Fire, the Miami-based professional choir.