Jon Cheney is a Fayetteville, NC native and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in theory and composition at Appalachian State University. After completing his undergraduate work at Campbell University, Jon taught private music lessons on a full time basis at the Cary School of Music and the Dunn School of Music from 2013 to 2018, offering instruction on the piano, guitar, voice, mandolin, bass guitar, drum kit, and ukulele to students of all ages.
In addition to his teaching activities, Jon has performed as vocalist/guitarist for East Coast Entertainment exclusive artist Bantum Rooster, an Asheboro-based dance band that specializes in beach music, Motown, and classic rock. Jon also serves as composer/arranger for the group. Jon has a passion for crafting lessons to the needs of the student and for helping people meet their musical goals in a way that is fun and enjoyable.