Some Past Performances

by A Moment With The Classics on June 22nd, 2012


Christmas and Ivory

Planet Beach Customer Appreciation Party for Autism Awareness.  Thursday August 28th 5pm - 8pm.
James performed at the Festival of Flight event held on September 19th - 21st at the Tampa North Flight Center, 4241 Birdsong Blvd, Lutz, Florida.

Grand Opening for A Cup of Organic at the Jabil Center, St Pete's

James performed at the Reset Event presented by Harvest Time Ministries on Friday December 5th 2014.
James performed at the Christmas Avalon Aglow event on December 13th 2014.  This event featured vendors - including Legal Shield, a bounce park and fireworks!
​James performed on Sunday January 18th in celebration of Martin Luther King Week, at the festival.  
First Friday Jazz at Simply 2
​Join us for some First Friday fun as we launch into the month of February! Great food, music and fun with special guest pianist Ben Winkler!
James performed at the Autism Music Festival on Sunday February 15th.
​​James performed at the Henry Plant History Museum in Tampa on April 16th 2015 .
​​​James performed in the  "Jazzy Blues Bash" hosted by Wright Still on April 12th 2015 in Seffner. Find out more on his Facebook page
​James played at the Oasis Wesley Chapel 2nd Anniversary celebration on May 11th.  Find out more here and come along to give your support!
​As a special treat, James Williams played piano for the reception at the Launch and concert For Just A Time As This - a new BOOK by Linda Mangione If you have never heard James, he is an amazing, self-taught classical pianist...and he's still a teenager! Thanks James, with A Moment with the Classics for helping to make Linda's night a success on May 30th.!
James performed on Saturday June 27th at the 2nd Annual Center Stage Talent Show.
Festival of Flight

Celebrating everything that flies! Hot Air Balloons, Planes, Trikes, Helicopters, Kites, and more. Hot Air Balloon Rides are available by contacting American Balloons - ​James performed at the Wesley Chapel Festival of Flight on September 12th 2015.

Haute Accessories Week

James performed at this event when HAUTE returned for its signature fifth season. Celebrating 5 years of awesome accessories on the runway... At HAUTE, It's all about the ACCESSORIES.
James performed at this luncheon held on September 8th 2015.
​Charity concert and night of fashion event supporting Autism and Cancer held on Friday September 11th 2015
James played at the 2015 Fall Festival at the Grove Shopping Center.
James performed at the Talent show case at Vinoy Park on October 17th 2015 for the Florida Young Soloists event
​​James performed at the Cobb Theatre on November 7th as part of their Dream Big Event. 
​​​James performed at the Cobb Theatre on November 7th as part of their Dream Big Event
​James was honored to perform at Els for Autism on Monday December 7th for their first Christmas Concert in Jupiter
James performed again at the annual Avalon Aglow event last December.
​​James performed again at the special reception dinner for the Black Heritage Festival ​on Sunday January 17th at 7pm, held in Tampa.  For more details see their website.
Moonlight and Ivory - James performed at the Heritage Art's "Moonlight and Ivory" event on Saturday February 6th at the 2pm and 7.30pm shows. 
​James performed again at the special reception dinner for the Black Heritage Festival on Sunday January 17th at 7pm, held in Tampa.  For more details check out the web page.
​James performed at the Ernie Els - Awe in Autism Conference and Expo on Friday April 1st in Juniper, Florida.  
​James performed at the Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival on March 20th 2016.
​James competed in the the second annual Impact’s Got Talent Competition which was held on Friday May 6th at Bloomingdale High School.  This event featured special guest judges and all ticket sales benefitted the Impact program.  
Pop Up Shop

 James performed at the Pottery Barn at Wiregrass Mall on Saturday July 16th 2016 for a local community event. 
​James performed at the Dinner in the Dark Banquet at the Brevard Achievement Center on Saturday 27th August
Youth Talent Showcase
James was one of many performers who took part in the Tampa Bay Talent Youth Talent Showcase, held on Friday August 19th. 

​Proceeds from this event benefitted Arts In Motion (AIM), Sunrise of Pasco County and The Landing Youth Ministry (Trinity Outreach of Tampa Bay)

Sponsors for this event included,

James when he will be performed at the Wedding Expo held on September 17th 2016 at the Pottery Barn, Hyde Park, Tampa.
Impact Celebration Gala  held on September 22nd.  
James was one of the many awesome talents that performed at this year's Go Worship Concert  held on September 24th.

​Another opportunity to hear James perform and support great charities! This event was held on October 1st.

James performed at the CORE EyeBall Gala, Tampa
 on October 8th.

Partners in Progress

The Reach Festival was held on October 29th where attendees had another chance to hear James perform.

James opened with a performance at the Wesley Chapel Jazz Festival held on October 15th.
​OASIS - Wesley Chapel Expansion Open House was held on November 3rd and James played at this event.
A Christmas Prelude;

​A Moment With The Classics proudly presented the sounds of the Christmas season with music by David Hicken performed by James A Williams.  This event featured some of the top performances from the Tampa Bay Talent Showcase!

​Come out and listen to James performed at  the start of the festivities at Wiregrass Mall, on Monday Nov 12 2016.
​James performed at Avalon Park West's annual festivities at Avalon Park West on December 10th 2016.

​Helping Hands - Evening of Music at USF ...

​James performed at this free community event on May 20th.
​On Saturday April 8th 2017, James presented  "Tampa Bay Talent 2017" largely due to the overwhelming number of requests from those attending the previous competition.  This event was in partnership with Avalon Park West and had a large number of people in attendance.  There was also a Community Spring event earlier in the afternoon.

Proceeds will be donated to A Kids Place and ROOF (Residential Options Of Florida).  There were food trucks, local vendors – including makeup, jewelry, clothing, music, finance, books etc, Easter egg hunt, Easter Bunny photos, hot air balloon rides (weather permitting), Karaoke and canvas painting.  

The main purpose of the event(s) are to bring the arts in the Tampa Bay area to the forefront and raise funds for local charities that focus on youth, disabilities and/or education. Recent nominated organizations have included Arts In Motion (AIM), Sunrise Domestic Violence Shelter; Trinity Outreach of Tampa Bay, Youth Ministry; Oasis Pregnancy Care Centers; Autism Foundation of Tampa Bay; Bright Hopes – Pasco County, FRIENDS Down Syndrome – Tampa, A Kids Place and ROOF (Residential Options Of Florida).

For more information about this and other events contact Stephanie Stevens at!  See you at the next one …"

​Family Field Day - Saturday June 24th

​Multicultural Family Date - June 25th

Bikes for Christ

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