Mr. Jones

Phone: (352) 671-6035


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's in Music Education from Florida State University Florida Teaching Certification: Music K-12

Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones is 31 years old and lives in Ocala.  He graduated from Florida State University in 2011 with his degree in Music Education, and has been teaching at North Marion Middle since the 2012-2013 school year.


Mr. Jones has been playing tuba since sixth grade.  Under non-pandemic circumstances, he plays Bass Trombone with the Kingdom of the Sun Concert Band, the Southern Express Big Band, the Silver Band, the Downing Street Big Band, and the Gulf Coast Sound.  Mr. Jones also plays Tuba for the Nature Coast Community Band and the Jazzy Dixielanders.  He has been known to give extra credit to students that come to watch him perform at concerts.


In the past, Mr. Jones marched tuba with the Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps (2007-2010), the Boston Crusaders Drum and Bugle Corps (2006), as well as the Magic Drum and Bugle Corps (2005).