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Al,

Here's a page with ideas and some of my work for you to use to see how we can make what we talked about become a big deal in the LAUSD.

• Sample of my scholarly writing (Journal of Popular Music)

• Proposed Ideas

• Professional Development Workshop for Teachers

Fernando Jones & My Band! Feat. Felton Crews and Quincy Cochran.
Fernando Jones & My Band! Feat. Felton Crews and Quincy Cochran.
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Right Hand Man by Fernando Jones
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Born Too Brown by Fernando Jones
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Song for Sister by Fernando Jones
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Blues Camp International Online 2020 on WGN TV
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Fernando Jones & My Band!
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"SELF CONTROL IS MY GOAL"
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Fernando Jones' Silent Movie Promo
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Fender Promo Video
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Fernando Jones & My Band!
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Fernando Jones & My Band!
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"Marvin" by Fernando Jones from BMP
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“I work on my craft and my complete package every single day. I perform every show as if it were Carnegie Hall -- even if it’s a gift of my time in a classroom, retirement home, front porch in Mississippi, a TV show or on stage for thousands of dollars. My music and I are one. Being born 5 months premature, one looks at life differently. Therefore, each day is a lifetime achievement award proven earned the following day.”

- Fernando Jones

"Fernando is one in a million trying to get to the bottom of the barrel of the Blues.”

- Buddy Guy

While refuting the many negative stereotypes that haunt this music, he is on a mission to show its beauty through academic implementations, lectures, and concerts globally. As a result, Jones' hands were photographed by National Geographic Magazine. His book, I Was There When The