Jim Bruno's songs have been recorded by Shawn Colvin, Chuck Prophet, Mary Lou Lord, Cliff Eberhardt, Thad Cockrell, Maurice Tani and Laurie MacAllister. 

As a performing songwriter he has performed with or opened shows for the following artists: Shawn Colvin, Timothy B Schmidt, Graham Parker, John Gorka, Charlie Musselwhite, Joe Ely, Greg Brown, Mary Lou Lord, Steve Forbert, Bill Morrissey, Big Twist, and Cliff Eberhardt.  He’s performed at the Greenwich Village Folk Festival, the Udine Folk Festival in Udine, Italy and has toured five times in Europe. He also played bass, guitar and sang in the Shawn Colvin Band for a number of years and often performed with Shawn as a duet.

He also teaches songwriting at Foothill College and at the Freight and Salvage in Berkeley. 

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Jim Bruno

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Foothill College, 12345 El Monte Road, Los Altos Hills, CA

I'll be teaching my songwriting classes this Summer Quarter at Foothill College; The Songwriting Workshop (MTEC 88A), Modern Song Composition (MTEC 88B) and Advanced Song Structure (MTEC 88C). The class is six weeks long and you can take it online or in the classroom on Monday afternoons at 2pm. Financial Aid is available.

You can learn more about the class at https://songclass.wordpress.com/

You can learn more about enrolling at Foothill College https://foothill.edu/reg/

You can learn more about my background at www.JimBrunoMusic.com

If you any other questions or concerns please send me an email and I'll get right back to you.

The class starts July 3rd but if you're interested at all please be sure to enroll asap.


Jim Bruno

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Freight and Salvage, 2020 Addison Street, Berkeley, CA

I'll be teaching a songwriting class this summer at the Freight. It will be the usual six weeks starting July 10th. You can now take the class either online or in the classroom on Tuesday evenings at 6:30pm.