James Alba

Teaching Lecturer, Music- Guitar

ALA, North Shore Community College

Office: Silver Center for the Arts 318
Email: jjalba@plymouth.edu

Jimmy Alba studied guitar with Chet Cruely, Fletcher Henderson’s guitarist. He left school to play professionally during the 1970’s and later began teaching privately while maintaining an active career as a performer in the Boston area. Mr. Alba toured with with a band of his own and performed with big name acts such as Greg Allman. He later moved to New Hampshire and taught at New Hampton Prep School and Holderness Prep School. He has been a member of the Plymouth State faculty since 2006.