Clarence B Hines

Associate Professor • Jazz Studies

Music • College of Arts & Sciences

Areas of Expertise

Jazz Studies: Trombone Performance, Composition, Arranging, and History

Education

D.M.A. Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media, Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester (2008)

M.M. Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media, Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester (2004)

B.M., Cum Laude, Jazz Studies, University of North Florida (2002)

Biography

Clarence Hines, an Associate Professor of Jazz Studies in the Department of Music, earned his Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the University of Rochester’s Eastman School of Music. His primary areas of teaching and scholarship include jazz trombone performance, jazz composition, and jazz arranging. Among Professor Hines’ recent scholarly activities are performances with the O’Jays, Maceo Parker, Marcus Roberts, David Sanborn, and Diane Schuur. Included in the list of venues where he has performed and/or had his compositions and arrangements premiered is the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, North Sea Jazz Festival, Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival, and the Midwest International Band and Orchestra Clinic. Professor Hines has numerous works that are published and distributed by leading print music publishers; and since 2009, he has served as an artist and clinician for Conn-Selmer, a major manufacturer and distributor of band and orchestra instruments.

Awards

Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award, University of North Florida, 2012-2013

Affiliations

American Federation of Musicians

American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers

College Music Society

Conn-Selmer (C.G. Conn Trombone Artist) 

International Trombone Association

Jazz Education Network (Charter Member)

Publications & Presentations

Compositions/Arrangements

Arriale, Lynne. Carry On. Arr. Clarence Hines. Eau Claire: Really Good Music 2017. Print.

Green, Vernice. April Green. Arr. Clarence Hines. Eau Claire: Really Good Music 2016. Print.

Hines, Clarence. Evening Song. Eau Claire: Really Good Music 2017. Print.

Hines, Clarence. The Last Journey. Eau Claire: Really Good Music 2016. Print.

Shaw, Woody. Beyond All Limits. Arr. Clarence Hines. Eau Claire: Really Good Music 2017. Print.

   

Recordings

Chris Thomas Band. Only the Beginning. 2016. CD.

   

Selected Commissions, Premieres, and Performances of Works

Eastman Jazz Lab Band w/Clarence Hines. A Tad of Thad. Comp. Clarence Hines. Performed by the Eastman Jazz Lab Band directed by Rich Thompson. Rochester, NY. 10 April 2014.

 

Eastman Jazz Lab Band w/Clarence Hines. Boogaloo. Comp. Clarence Hines. Performed by the Eastman Jazz Lab Band directed by Rich Thompson. Rochester, NY. 10 April 2014.

 

Eastman Jazz Lab Band w/Clarence Hines. Carry On. Arr. Clarence Hines. Performed by the Eastman Jazz Lab Band directed by Rich Thompson. Rochester, NY. 10 April 2014.

 

Eastman Jazz Lab Band w/Clarence Hines. What's Up With That?. Comp. Clarence Hines. Performed by the Eastman Jazz Lab Band directed by Rich Thompson. Rochester, NY. 10 April 2014.

 

Eastman Jazz Lab Band w/Clarence Hines. While You Were Gone. Comp. Clarence Hines. Performed by the Eastman Jazz Lab Band directed by Rich Thompson. Rochester, NY. 10 April 2014.

 

University of Tennessee. Boogaloo. Comp. Clarence Hines. Performed by the University of Tennessee Jazz Ensemble. Knoxville, TN. 8 April 2014.

 

College Music Society Southern Chapter, College Music Society Mid-Atlantic Chapter, and the Association for Technology in Music Instruction Joint Conference. Boogaloo. Comp. Clarence Hines. Performed by the University of Tennessee Jazz Ensemble. Knoxville, TN. 13 February 2014.

 

Selected Concert Performances

Caldwell, Bobby and the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Performance at 2014 Jacksonville Jazz Festival. Jacksonville, FL. 23 May 2014.

 

Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Pixar in Concert. Jacksonville, FL. 5 December 2015.

 

Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Picnic & Pops "Symphony in Central Park." Palm Coast, FL. 19 April 2015.

 

Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch. Jacksonville, FL. 12 April 2015.


Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch. Jacksonville, FL. 11 April 2015.


Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch. Jacksonville, FL. 10 April 2015.


Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch (Matinee). Jacksonville, FL. 10 April 2015.


Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Pops In Love. Jacksonville, FL. 15 February 2015.


Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Pops In Love. Jacksonville, FL. 14 February 2015.


Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Pops In Love. Jacksonville, FL. 13 February 2015.


Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Pops In Love (Matinee). Jacksonville, FL. 13 February 2015.


Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. The Music of Whitney Houston. Jacksonville, FL. 24 January 2015.


Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Music of the Mad Men Era. Jacksonville, FL. 17 January 2015.


Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Music of the Mad Men Era. Jacksonville, FL. 16 January 2015.

  

Selected Residencies

Birch Creek Music Performance Center. Trombone faculty and performances with the Birch Creek Jazz Orchestra, Egg Harbor, WI. 2007-2017.

 

Eustis Jazz Review. Guest Artist Residency and Performance with the Eustis High School and Middle School Jazz Ensembles, Mt. Dora, FL. 17-18 March 2016.

 

Florida State University. Guest Artist Residency and Performance with the Florida State University Jazz Ensemble II, Tallahassee FL. 28 January 2016.
 

Southwest University. Guest Artist Residency and Performance with the Southwest University Jazz Band, Georgetown, TX. 27-28 April 2015.

 

Eastman School of Music. Guest Artist Residency and Performance with the Eastman Jazz Lab Band, Rochester, NY. 9-10 April 2014.

 

HinesContact Information

Building 45, Room 2701

(904) 620-3845

c.hines@unf.edu

Website