Jazz in the Mills Presents Sara Jones
We are thrilled to be able to once again present live Jazz at the Other Barn in Oakland Mills, Columbia, MD. Please join us for Ms. Sara Jones in Concert on Sunday, June 26 from
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Jazz in the Mills is sponsored by Ms. Lavenia Nesmith and the Oakland Mills Community Association.
About our Performer ~ Sara Jones
The first place winner of the Billie Holiday Vocal Competition and semi-finalist in the American Traditions Competition, jazz vocalist Sara Jones has toured 49 states and performed in numerous concert halls across the country.
Jones has performed as a soloist with the National Symphony Orchestra, Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, and Ravinia Festival Orchestra, under the batons of Emil de Cou and Erich Kunzel. An additional highlight includes a solo performance on the Esplanade with Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops Orchestra. In the Baltimore/Washington area, Jones was a featured vocalist with the Jazz Ambassadors and has graced the stages of the Hippodrome Theater, Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Strathmore Mansion, and the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Jones, who began her musical career as a pianist, received her Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance at St. Mary's College of Maryland and her Master of Music in Piano Accompanying at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. After graduation, she chose to pursue a professional vocal career with the Soldiers Chorus of the U.S. Army Field Band, where she served for six years. Now a civilian, Jones maintains an active performing schedule and has recently released her debut CD, Daydream A Little on Petite Musique Records. A collection of beloved jazz standards and bossa novas, it features Jones and major Brazilian Jazz Group, Trio Da Paz. Jones schedule can be found on her website, sarajones.com.
Also an active educator, Jones is a professor at Towson University where she teaches Jazz and Commercial Voice and directs the Towson Vocal Jazz Ensemble.
The concert venue, the Other Barn, is handicap accessible with the concert on the 2nd floor of the venue and restrooms on the 1st floor. We have a handicap lift for guests.
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No refunds or exchanges.
The Other Barn in Oakland Mills (View)
5851 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|
Concert is on the 2nd floor and restrooms on the 1st floor. We have a handicap lift for guests.