Bachelor Degree of Fine Arts in Instrumental Music Education, Arkansas State University
Master Degree in Music Performance in Instrumental Conducting, Arkansas State University
Mr. Stevenson served as the band director of J.A Fair High School for the 2015-2016 school year. This will be his first year with the Jacksonville Band Program
Mr. Jon Stevenson was born and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas. He is the son of Terry and Sharon Stevenson. Mr. Stevenson grew up in the Little Rock School District where he attended Rockefeller Elementary School, Dunbar Middle School, and graduated from Little Rock Central High School. Growing up he was always very interested in music. While attending ASU Mr. Stevenson participated in several performance group such as Marching Band, Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Trumpet Ensemble, Jazz Band, Brass Choir, Orchestra, Hand Bell Choir, Concert Choir, Men’s Choir, Chamber Singers and Opera. From 2011 to 2013, Mr. Stevenson served as the District Band Director for the Cross County School District in Cherry Valley, AR, where he was responsible for directing the middle and high school band program as well as teaching elementary and middle school general music classes. When Mr. Stevenson is not immersed in music and school he enjoys reading, spending time with is wonderful family/friends and Star Trek.