Jason Baker

Jason Baker's Biography

Jason Baker is Associate Professor of Percussion at Mississippi State University and serves as an Associate Editor for Percussive Notes and President of the Mississippi chapter of the Percussive Arts Society. He holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the University of North Texas, a Master of Music degree from the New England Conservatory of Music, a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Connecticut, and a Master of Business Administration degree from Mississippi State University.

Jason serves as Principal Timpanist with the North Mississippi Symphony Orchestra and is an active soloist, clinician, and freelance musician throughout the Southeast. His compositions have been published by TapSpace, Drop6, Edition Svitzer, and Living Sound Publications.

He has released solo percussion albums, and is proud to be an artist for Innovative Percussion, Sabian, Remo, and Grover Pro Percussion.

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