Joshua Jones, Percussion
Joshua Jones appeared most recently on Show 206, recorded in November 2009, at age 18.
Program bio from Show 206:
The Percussion Scholarship Group, launched in 1995 under the direction of Chicago Symphony Orchestra percussionist Patricia Dash and Douglas Waddell, percussionist with Lyric Opera of Chicago, offers intensive, individual, weekly percussion instruction on a full scholarship basis. Participating students, all Chicago residents in grades three through twelve, are selected for the group through a rigorous application and personal interview process. The performing members include Andre Battles, Amanda Chow, Eric Goldberg, Shuya Gong, Lucia Leon, John Ringer, Marcellina Suchocka, Zuri Akaela Wells, and Joshua Jones, a Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist who has appeared on the PBS series From the Top at Carnegie Hall.