Jeffery Waters, D.M.A.


  • D.M.A. in Saxophone Performance, University of Georgia
    • Dissertation: "Elements of Serialism and Tonality in Ross Lee Finney's Concerto for Saxophone"
  • M.M. in Woodwinds Performance, University of Georgia
    • Thesis: Performed a series of solo and chamber recitals 
  • B.S.Ed. in Music Education, Jacksonville State University

Related Experience

  • Visiting Evaluator for National Association of Schools of Music

Professional Organizations

  • National Association for Music Education/Missouri Music Educators Association
  • North American Saxophone Alliance
    • Second Vice President, 1996-1998
  • International Council of Fine Arts Deans
  • Missouri Association of Departments and Schools of Music
    • Secretary-Treasurer, 2002-2008

Honors and Awards

  • Parkway Distinguished Professor, SBU, 2004 

Church/Community Service

  • Attends First Baptist Church, Bolivar