PERSONALITIES: The Glastonbury musician is in the rhythm | Living

GLASTONBURY – Local musician James Norkawich started playing the piano at the age of 3 and has since had a long journey to improve his musicality, leading to new projects of honoring the past while looking to the future music.

Originally from Bridgeport, Norkawich says he had an ideal childhood.

“The music was playing all over the house,” he said. “My grandfather lived a few houses down. He had 13 organs in his house. He was an aficionado. Very young, I was exposed to the organ, then to the piano, then to the organ again.