Shane Jones

Faculty Member

Shane Jones

Biography

Dr. Shane Jones has studied and performed around the globe, including in Brazil, China, Mexico, Trinidad/Tobago, Puerto Rico, Ghana, and across the United States. He was percussionist on Broadway for 1776 at 54 Below and was percussionist for the off-broadway premier of the Pulitzer prize winning show Next to Normal. Currently, Shane serves as Director of Percussion at Utah Valley University and is the Associate Editor of World Percussion for the Percussive Arts Society. He is percussionist and Director of Production and Finance for internationally performing group Khemia Ensemble and a founding member and co-director of steelworks steelband.

Shane is a proud Yamaha Performing Artist and endorser of Innovative Percussion sticks and mallets, REMO drumheads, and Zildjian cymbals.

Teaching

MUSC 373R

Advanced Small Ensembles, Spring 2023

MUSC 1100

Fundamentals of Music FF, Spring 2023

MUSC 331R

Percussion Ensemble, Spring 2023

MUSC 251R

Performance Class, Spring 2023

MUSC 250R

Private Lessons for Music Majors, Spring 2023

MUSC 145R

Private Lessons I, Spring 2023