Sheryl Jones has taught at the college, high school and middle school levels and also has extensive singing and recording experience in a variety of bands and musical genres including classical, jazz fusion, funk, rock, blues, pop, country and swing. She received her Bachelors and Master’s Degrees in Music Education from Texas State University. She She directed the River City Pops Show Choir for 10 years, and sang professionally in various bands in Austin for 18 years. Her experience as a school educator gives her a wealth of knowledge in developing and running music programs, and she is passionate about providing a fun, positive musical experience for all her students. In addition to teaching private lessons at Katzin/Stillwater, Sheryl directs the adult vocal group, “The DurangaTones” at Stillwater Music. She has performed with the Durango Choral Society and is currently a singer in the Durango-based country swing band Will Cooter Gang.