James Earl “Jimmie” Highsmith, Jr.
A music teacher introduced him to the saxophone. Jimmie brought focus and thirst for music to the High School for Performing Arts where he walked the halls with and befriended other standouts like Motion Picture Actor/TV Star Scott “Taye” Diggs & R&B Singer Charlene “Tweet” Keys. He has shared the stage with multiple Grammy Award winners, including Alicia Keys and Wynton Marsalis. Jimmie Highsmith, Jr’s sax work represents some of the best in the Smooth Jazz Genre.