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Jamar Jones

  • Assistant Professor, Music
 www.jamarjones.com

Education

    • 2017 MM in Jazz Piano
      University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, 2017
    • 2010 MBA in Business Administration
      Ashford University, 2010
    • 2009 BA in Organizational Management
      Ashford University, 2009

Memberships

    • Jan 2006 to Present National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences
      voting member
      NARAS is the world's leading society of music professionals, the Recording Academy is dedicated to celebrating, honoring, and sustaining music's past, present and future. They are sponsor of the Grammy Awards recognizing artistic excellence within the music industry.
    • Jan 1997 to Present American Society of Composers and Publishers
      ASCAP is a membership association of more than 720,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers. They are chiefly responsible for collecting public performance royalties due to music writer and music publisher members.
    • Sept 1996 to Present American Federation of Musicians
      The domestic musicians' union for all music professionals working under collective bargaining agreements.

News Articles

    • July 2019 WFAA
      Taught a segment on the History of Hip Hop on Good Morning Texas.
      (Type: Television)
    • Dec 2018 TV One
      Presented holiday music from the Patti Labelle Christmas Album as a featured artist.
      (Type: Television)
    • Oct 2018 KDFW
      Presented music and an interview on the release of Fatherless Child.
      (Type: Television)

Courses

      • MUSI 1303-002
        Fall - 2019
      • AAST 2303-001 HIP HOP AND R&B MUSIC
        (Course Id: 113002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • AAST 2303-002 HIP HOP AND R&B MUSIC
        (Course Id: 113002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 1303-001 HIP HOP AND R&B MUSIC
        (Course Id: 113002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 4395-001 INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 111217)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 3396-001 RECORD LABEL STUDIO MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 112713)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 3396-002 RECORD LABEL STUDIO MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 112713)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 1303-001 HIP HOP AND R&B MUSIC
        (Course Id: 113002 | Servlearn: No)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MUSI 3396-001 RECORD LABEL STUDIO MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 112713)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MUSI 1303-001 HIP HOP AND R&B MUSIC
        (Course Id: 113002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 3396-001 RECORD LABEL STUDIO MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 112713)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 4391-055 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 105802)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 1303-001 HIP HOP AND R&B MUSIC
        (Course Id: 113002)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 3396-001 RECORD LABEL STUDIO MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 112713)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 1303-001 HIP HOP AND R&B MUSIC
        (Course Id: 113002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MUSI 3396-001 RECORD LABEL STUDIO MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 112713)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MUSI 3396-001 RECORD LABEL STUDIO MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 112713)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017

Service to the University

    • Aug 2019 to  Present Faculty Advisor
      Music Department Advisory Council
    • Aug 2019 to  Present Committee Member
      Music Dept Recruiting Committee
      Responsible for contributing to strategy for recruiting committee efforts for the music department.

Service to the Profession

    • 2006 to  Present
      Member (Philadelphia, PA, USA)
      National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences
      Voting member of the annual Grammy Awards adjudication

Live Performances

  • 2019
    • Oct 2019
      State
      Night of Gospel
      Chevrolet Main Stage, Dallas, TX, United States
      Jamar Jones
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Sept 2019
      National
      Art of Cool Festival
      Durham Bulls Athletic Park, Durham, NC, United States
      Jamar K Jones
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • May 2019
      National
      Legitimately Mallie
      Dallas, TX
      Jamar Jones
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Apr 2019
      National
      Jay-Z Show
      Webster Hall, New York, NY, Brunei Darussalam
      Jamar Jones
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Apr 2019
      National
      Arts and Trauma: Fatherless Child
      Houston Hall / Bodek Lounge, Philadelphia, PA, Anguilla
      Jamar Jones
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
  • 2018
    • Dec 2018
      National
      Sister Circle TV
      WXIA Studios, Atlanta , GA
      Jamar Jones
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Dec 2018
      International
      Fatherless Child Tour
      Clamores, Madrid, Spain
      Jamar Jones
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Nov 2018
      National
      2018 Soul Train Awards
      Orleans Arena, Las Vegas, NV, United States
      Jamar Jones
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Sept 2018
      University
      Faculty Recital
      Iron's Recital Hall, Arlington, TX
      Jamar Jones
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Mar 2018
      National
      Desoto Rising
      Dallas, United States
      Jamar Jones
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]

Other Creative Activities

  • 2019
    • Film
      • Oct 2019
        Brothers Crossing
        DeJaView Films
        https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10719628/
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      • Sept 2019
        Savage X Fenty Show Introduction
        Commissioned work is comprised of a string ensemble composition to serve at the grand opening for the show in Brooklyn, NY., Bassick Black Entertainment/4 Bar Music
        https://www.amazon.com/Savage-X-Fenty-Show-Trailer/dp/B07XDJCHVK/ref=sr_1_1?creativeASIN=B07XDJCHVK&linkCode=w50&tag=pitchfo2020-20&imprToken=GZ0He3HEjTz9uKoCXgoPGA&slotNum=0&keywords=Rihanna&qid=1568989885&s=instant-video&sr=1-1
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]
  • 2018
    • Composition
      • Oct 2018
        American Music Awards
        Orchestra arrangement of "Consequences" performed by Camille Cabello at the 2018 American Music Awards, Bassick Black Entertainment
        https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEATScyKZtg
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      • Sept 2018
        Music Dept Annual Faculty Gala
        UTA Music Dept.
        4105 Eagle Drive
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]