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James Goddard

Montreal, QC

James Nicholas Dumile Goddard is an Ndebele-Canadian artist and arts administrator. Goddard’s solo performance work incorporates saxophone, voice and electronics; it explores issues related to blackness, the canon, and the future. Goddard also performs in a variety of experimental ensembles including notably Egyptian Cotton Arkestra & NYON. As an administrator Goddard has worked for Pop Montreal, ÉLAN’s Artscast project and Suoni per il Popolo – his work with the latter two during the pandemic has focused on creating live-streams.