January 2, 2005 - I have just received word from Peter Hitchcock, the stepson of Eric James, that Mr. James is in the hospital, following a heart attack. Eric is 93. We are very sadden by the news, and are hoping the very best in Mr. James recovering and our very best wishes to all his family and friends...
Peter send this special page for you to learn more about this amazing man who worked for many years with Charlie Chaplin in helping Charlie create his music: ERIC JAMES
January 4, 2006 - Update: We have received word that Eric is doing better, so our continued best wishes during this time.
January 9th, 2006 - Update: We have learned Mr. James will be released from the hospital soon. We continue to wish him the very best during his recovery.