JIM ALBERTY IS A MEMBER OF THE BIRD CLAN OF THE CHEROKEE TRIBE OF OKLAHOMA. BORN IN CLAREMORE, OK HE NOW LIVES IN MAINE, WORKING AS A COMPOSER, WRITER AND CREATIVE FOR APPLE. HE IS ACTIVE IN THE CASCO BAY AREA ARTS AND EDUCATION COMMUNITIES AS A COMPOSER, MUSICIAN, SOCIAL DANCER AND ACTOR.
His current major interest is composing music for Argentine Tango - in milonga, vals and regular tango styles.
He is a published composer and a member of the American Society of COmposers, Authors and publishers (ASCAP).