2019 Round Top Music FestivalViolin
Stephen F. Austin
Jarred Kennedy is a violinist from Dallas, Texas. He is recently graduated with his BM in Music Education at Stephen F. Austin State University. Now he is a head high school orchestra director in Goose Creek ISD where he teaches three orchestras. In his undergrad, he was Concertmaster of Orchestra of the Pines and SFA Opera Orchestras, Principal 2nd Violin at the Longview Symphony Orchestra, and Guest Concertmaster at University of Macau in Macau, China. Along with these positions, he was recently a member of the 2nd violin section in Odysseus North Texas Chamber Orchestra. As a strong advocate for music education, Jarred goes above and beyond to seek out opportunities to become a better musician. In turn his students will also get to learn from the knowledge he brings backs and shares. Other than music, Jarred is 2nd degree Black Belt Karate/Tae Kwon Do.