Jeffrey Jones

Jeffrey JonesAssociate Professor of Performing Arts: Music

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O | Babcock Fine Arts Center | First Floor, 125

B.M., Instrumental Music Education, Music Performance | Appalachian State University
M.M., Performance/Percussion | Appalachian State University
Ph.D., Musicology | Florida State University

Jeffrey A. Jones is an active scholar, composer and performer. His research has been published in a variety of media and he has presented papers at regional, national and international conferences. Jones’s work as a composer and arranger has been featured in concert tours of Japan, Russia, Trinidad and Australia, as well as in theatrical productions and a television commercial. As a conductor and percussionist, Jones has performed throughout the United States and internationally with a diverse group of artists and ensembles, including Skiffle Steel Orchestra, III MEF U.S. Marine Corps Field Band and blues artists The King Bees.

At Sweet Briar, Jeff directs Skiffle USA Steel Orchestra and teaches the musicology-oriented courses.