Christi Jones has been teaching choir since 1999, with eighteen years at Young Junior High School in Arlington, Texas. Choirs under her direction have performed at TMEA, SWACDA, ACDA, the Middle School and Junior High National Convention, and for the State Board of Education. Jones was named Teacher of the Year at Young Junior High School in 2011, and also received Runner-Up for the district’s “AWARE” award in 2011, 2014, and 2016.
Jones has published pieces with Carl Fischer Music, BriLee Music, and RBC Music, including several Texas UIL sight-reading pieces. Most of her compositions have been in response to a need of one of her own ensembles, or a need or interest from within her choir director community.
Jones is a member of TMEA, TCDA, ACDA, and TMAA, and is sought after as a Regional Cinician and UIL Adjudicator. Jones is also on staff as a Worship Ministry Assistant at First Baptist Church in Arlington, where she directs the Children’s and Youth Choirs. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Wayland Baptist University. While at Wayland, she was listed as Who’s Who Among America’s Colleges and Universities, named International Choir Outstanding Freshman, selected as a Sears Directors Cup National Finalist, and played volleyball for the Sooner Athletic Conference champions, the Lady Pioneers.
Christi is happily married to her high school sweetheart, Scott, who teaches math at Young Junior High School. Christi and Scott reside in Arlington with their sons, Neal and Carson.
Cover Title (Subtitle) Duration Instrumentation Agnus Dei 1:55 SA All Night Today (All Nonsense) Men’s Chorus Alle Meine KleiderAll My Colorful Clothes(arr.) 1:34 SSA Dies Irae SSA Dies Irae 2:06 Men’s Chorus Lacrimosa Menuet 1:11 Men’s Chorus Lacrimosa Menuet SA Lux Aeterna SA Poor Wayfaring Stranger(arr.) Men’s Chorus Poor Wayfaring Stranger(arr.) 2:39 SSA Ubuntu 2:54 SATB Until We Meet Again SATB