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Harold Jones


The career of flutist Harold Jones includes solo, chamber, and orchestra performances that enchant audiences everywhere. His concert tours have taken him across the United States and throughout Asia and Europe. He has been first flutist and soloist with a number of orchestras, including the American Symphony Orchestra, the Bach Aria Orchestra, the Brooklyn Philharmonia, the Municipal Concerts Orchestra, the National Orchestra Association, and the Symphony of the New World, working under such conductors as David Amram, Leon Barzin, Frank Brief, Lukas Foss, Julius Grossman, Everett Lee, Benjamin Steinberg, and Leopold Stokowski. Most recently, Jones has appeared as a soloist with Butte, Montana, Symphony Orchestra; the Chamber Orchestra of Albuquerque, New Mexico, and the Kalamazoo, Michigan, Symphony Orchestra. In addition, Jones also serves as musical director and founder of The Antara Ensemble. Committed to bringing a wide range of classical music to the culturally diverse neighborhoods of New York, the ensemble performs repertoire that spans many centuries and includes works by African American and other American composers as well as composers from throughout the developing world.