Caroline Jones’ The Heart is Smart Initiative (T.H.I.S.) & School Tour
Caroline Jones is an uplifting, inspiring singer-songwriter. Her heart beats for music in its purest form – poetry sung over her acoustic guitar, piano, banjo & harmonica playing. Caroline brings this ethos of authenticity to elementary through college students on The Heart is Smart Initiative, her nationwide school tour & music curriculum. Caroline has performed & conducted her songwriting, vocal performance & entrepreneurship workshops at hundreds of schools across America, including Andover, Exeter, Choate, Hotchkiss, Taft, Rhodes College, Denison & University of Virginia. Caroline also teams up with Sonima Foundation and Identity founder Stedman Graham to bring T.H.I.S. program to schools in underserved communities on the “Live Sonima Tour”.
On her Sirius XM radio show “Art & Soul”, Caroline trades songs and stories with guest singer-songwriters to take the listener “inside the art of songwriting to the soul of the song”. She has performed at Madison Square Garden, Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Café Carlyle & Feinstein’s & shared bills with James Taylor, Deepak Chopra, The Beach Boys, Dave Matthews, Paul Simon, Ani DiFranco, Ziggy Marley & The Wailers, Grace Potter, & Patti Smith. Her discography consists of four self-penned & self-produced albums: Fallen Flower, Nice to Know You, Clean Dirt & The Heart is Smart.
Caroline’s is classically trained in the Bel Canto operatic technique & American Songbook tradition. Under the management of Tommy Mottola, Caroline wrote & recorded in New York & Nashville as a student at The Professional Children’s School & New York University.