Faculty Profile for Dr. Adah T Jones
Biography and Education, Professor of Flute at Texas State, is Principal Flute with the Austin Lyric Opera and the Victoria Bach Festival Orchestra and plays frequently with Austin and San Antonio Symphonies. She holds BM. and M.M. degrees and a Performer's Certificate from the Eastman School of Music and a Doctor of Arts degree from Ball State University where she was awarded the Distinguished Alumni Citation. She was awarded the Texas State University Presidential Award for Excellence in Scholarly and Creative Activities and was runner-up from the College of Fine Arts and Communication for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Teaching Interestsflute, flute choir, flute pedagogy, flute literature
Research Interestsflute teaching, music history related topics to flute, topics related to flute pedagogy
Selected Scholarly/Creative Work
- Jones, A. T. (2018). “Focus on Flute Choir.” Flute Talk, 38.
- applied studio professor.
December 4, 2018.
- Texas State Flute Studio Recital. December 4, 2018 Performing Arts Center Recital Hall, TX State University, San Marcos, TX.
- Flutist with chamber orchestra for Brahms' "Requiem".
December 1, 2018.
- Brahms' Requiem with chamber orchestra and TX State Chorale. December 1, 2018 Evans Auditorium, Texas State University campus, San Marcos, TX.
- Principal Flute - Austin Opera.
November 3, 2018 - November 18, 2018.
- Austin Opera production of Verdi's "Otello". November 3, 2018 - November 18, 2018 Long Center, Austin, TX.
November 14, 2018.
- Texas State Flute Choir concert. November 14, 2018 Music Building Recital Hall.
Selected Service Activities
Masters' Orals committee chair
April 15, 2018-Present
Austin Flute Club
Scholarship and Retention Committee
Upper Level Competency Exam Committee - Performance majors