Degrees and Certifications:
B.M. Music Education (Choral Emphasis) - Dallas Baptist University M.M. Music Education (Choral Conducting) - in progress Certification: EC-12 Music 1st period - AP Music Theory 2nd period - Intermediate Women 3rd period - Chamber Singers 4th period - A Cappella Choir 5th period - Concert Men 6th period - MS Travel 7th period - Velocity 8th period - Conference Period
Mr. Jesse Cannon II
Jesse Cannon II begins his eighth year of teaching choral music and serves as Director of Choral Activities at Duncanville High School. He holds a Bachelor of Music Education from Dallas Baptist University and is currently pursuing a Masters in Music Education with an Emphasis in Choral Conducting.
Choirs under his direction have consistently earned superior ratings at regional and state contests, have been named Overall Outstanding and Grand Champion in choral competitions throughout Texas, and have rapidly expanded in enrollment to become some of the largest choral programs in the area.
Mr. Cannon has served in numerous leadership roles in his career and currently serves as the Southwest ACDA Repertoire & Resources Chair for High School Mixed Choirs and as Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Region 20 Vice President.
He has been the recipient of several grants and scholarships for study and arts advocacy initiatives. He is a member of the National Association for Music Education, Texas Music Educators Association, Texas Choral Directors Association, Texas Music Adjudicators Association, American Choral Directors Association, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Music Fraternity.