James Chubet performs extensively as a solo pianist, chamber musician, and accompanist. He has given concerts throughout the U.S. as well as in Florence, Barcelona, and Reykjavik, Iceland. Mr. Chubet is a member of Trio Lutetia (Boston College Faculty Piano Trio) and also performs annually with the Lavazza Chamber Ensemble. Since 1985, he has played every summer as Principal Keyboard with the Britt Classical Festival Orchestra in Oregon and recently made his third appearance as soloist with the orchestra performing Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue and Second Rhapsody.
Mr. Chubet has played with the Springfield (Mass.) Symphony, Portland (Maine) Symphony, and Cape Symphony and serves as Director of Music at First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church in Canton, Mass. He is a member of the piano faculty at Boston College and the All-Newton Music School and coaches chamber music at the Chamber Music Center at Wellesley College. Mr. Chubet earned his Bachelorís Degree in Piano Performance from the Boston Conservatory (where he studied with Alfred Lee) and two Masterís Degrees in Musicology and Piano Performance from the New England Conservatory of Music (where he studied with Gabriel Chodos).