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"We're All Creative Originals, no two alike. A uniqueness to you, a uniqueness to me."

-from "We All Are One" by Liz Fanora

 

With 20+ years of musical experience, 15+ years of teaching experience
& over 60,000 collected channel views on YouTube,
acoustic folk rock singer/songwriter & music educator
Liz Fanora Jones is inspired to work towards a world
full of joy and creativity. She feels that through teaching
and making music, she is able to successfully carry out her
life purpose: to use her unique optimism and imagination
to teach people of all ages, write & share original
 empowerment music, and make people smile and
laugh in order to make the world a better place.

For the past year, she has loved being a part of the high energy local 9-piece male/female fronted reggae-rock band One Sharp Mind on keyboards & vocals. “We in OSM are opening up for the amazing band that inspired us and paved the way for so many others in reggae, THE WAILERS on October 29th at Ace of Spades in Sacramento! I hope you can join us for this exciting once-in-a-lifetime event!!”~Liz

 

 

SHOWS

One Sharp Mind opening for the Wailers | Ace of spades | Sacramento, CA | Oct. 29th, 2019 |

One Sharp Mind is incredibly excited to open once again for THE WAILERS! (As in Bob Marley & The Wailers!) This all ages show is going to be a special treat for all reggae fans, especially to OSM! We are awestruck we will be sharing the stage with these living legends! Ace of Spades provides incredible events to the Sacramento area. We’re excited to see you there!

Tickets: $23 each, email Liz (address below) for details on how to purchase!
HINT: You save on tickets when you buy directly from Liz via email, rather than from a 3rd party venue ticket sales site, like: Eventbrite or Ticketmaster, where you can also order tix. ;-)

Stay tuned for more gigs tBA soon!

Please email LizFanoraJones [@] gmail.com for Bookings, Tickets & Inquiries.

News & Updates

Brand new track “Toes In The Sand!”

<—CLICK HERE!

Liz & One Sharp Mind just released a brand new track,
“Toes in the Sand,” co-written by everyone in the band! Click the image to the left to re-direct to Spotify, and be transformed to a tropical beach with ocean vibes!🌊🌊🌊

OSM to Open for the wailers 10/29 in Sac!

We’re unbelievably thrilled to get to open up for our inspiration, The Wailers (As in Bob Marley &amp; The Wailers!!). Join us October 29th, 2019 at Ace of Spades (an all ages venue!) in Sacramneto. Show starts at 7:30! Click image above for tickets!

We’re unbelievably thrilled to get to open up for our inspiration, The Wailers (As in Bob Marley & The Wailers!!). Join us October 29th, 2019 at Ace of Spades (an all ages venue!) in Sacramneto. Show starts at 7:30! Click image above for tickets!

Check it out! One Sharp Mind’s Summer Schedule!

Liz has been having a blast rocking out to her favorite reggae tunes (and writing new ones) with the band! Come check us out at one of these North Bay Local events this summer! Hope it makes you boogie!  🎹 ❤️ 💛  💚  🎹

Liz has been having a blast rocking out to her favorite reggae tunes (and writing new ones) with the band! Come check us out at one of these North Bay Local events this summer! Hope it makes you boogie! 🎹❤️💛💚🎹

Fanora Jams 2019 spring student showcase|Reel & Brand|THIS SAT|

Fanora Jams Arts School students invite YOU to attend this year’s annual spring showcase to support music &amp; theater education! This fun kid-friendly event will showcase kids’ original and cover &amp; dramatical works. Plus, there will be exciting &amp; educational trivia! What prizes might you win!? Tickets are $10 per person at the door. Proceeds go to Fanora Jams School for rentals, events &amp; scholarships.

Fanora Jams Arts School students invite YOU to attend this year’s annual spring showcase to support music & theater education! This fun kid-friendly event will showcase kids’ original and cover & dramatical works. Plus, there will be exciting & educational trivia! What prizes might you win!? Tickets are $10 per person at the door. Proceeds go to Fanora Jams School for rentals, events & scholarships.

One Sharp Mind rocked the house post Warriors win at Martinez’s Del Cielo Brewery!

This was such a fun gig! Luis of Del Cielo Brewery held a dance competition while we played straight through two sets! Everybody just wanted to keep dancing following a big Warriors win! Go Golden State!

This was such a fun gig! Luis of Del Cielo Brewery held a dance competition while we played straight through two sets! Everybody just wanted to keep dancing following a big Warriors win! Go Golden State!

New Original Music on Patreon

I've recently been active in releasing new original music on Patreon! I love Patreon as it's providing me a platform to create and to help raise money for charities that I'm passionate about! I've raised money for 4Ocean, Reuniting Immigrants and am currently working on raising money for Gun Safety in American schools. If you share my passions and are also passionate about new original empowerment music, please consider joining my Patreon Community Clubs to help! Every contribution, whether is $1 or $10, helps me raise money for charities and keeps me going with creating! Thank you for your support!  Check out my different support tiers to find out how YOU can help here!  --&gt;  https://patreon.com/lizfanorajones  &lt;--

I've recently been active in releasing new original music on Patreon! I love Patreon as it's providing me a platform to create and to help raise money for charities that I'm passionate about! I've raised money for 4Ocean, Reuniting Immigrants and am currently working on raising money for Gun Safety in American schools. If you share my passions and are also passionate about new original empowerment music, please consider joining my Patreon Community Clubs to help! Every contribution, whether is $1 or $10, helps me raise money for charities and keeps me going with creating! Thank you for your support!

Check out my different support tiers to find out how YOU can help here!

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"Here Comes The Sun" Beatles Cover

"Lunar" LIVE at Bart Park 3/30/18

"JUST LOVE" original live on Facebook

Liz went LIVE on Facebook for the first time with a brand new tune, "Just Love" &lt;3 Check out the footage by clicking on this image and join Liz in #StandWithStandingRock and saying #NODAPL!

Liz went LIVE on Facebook for the first time with a brand new tune, "Just Love" <3 Check out the footage by clicking on this image and join Liz in #StandWithStandingRock and saying #NODAPL!

"OITNB" Regina Spektor cover/original rap feat. Liz with Alchemical Brothers & Friends

Liz was super excited to produce her biggest project yet with such an stellar cast! Don't miss her collaborative cover and #OITNB tribute video of Regina Spektor's "You've Got Time" Video link here: http://bit.ly/2fV6DAw 

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Lessons

Liz's passion is teaching and she absolutely loves every moment of it!  Liz believes in using positivity and fun to encourage her students to hone their best possible musical potential.  With 16+ years of one-on-one teaching experience, as well as 4 years of teaching groups in schools, theaters & camps, Liz has taught lessons to students between the ages of 3-83 and uses patience and optimism for the most challenging, and often the most rewarding tasks. She believes learning music should be fun and rewarding and she helps students to gain focus using meditation & breathing techniques. She also loves to provide a well-rounded musical education, with clearly explaining the rules of music theory, sheet music & lead-sheet reading, as well as providing learning resources & practices such as learning by ear. She also teaches dramatic & comedic acting, with 15+ years of acting experience.

RATES*

$50 for 30 min
$70 for 45 min
$80 for 60 min
*Rates are subject to change, and may include a travel fee for house calls.

 

Beginning Lessons in

Guitar, Ukulele, Flute, Mandolin, Piano, Voice, Songwriting,
Music Theory, Acting, Meditation & Yoga.

Intermediate LESSONS in

Piano, Voice, Flute, Ukulele, Guitar, Songwriting, Acting, Music Theory & Meditation.

Advanced Lessons in

Piano, Voice, Ukulele, Flute, Songwriting & Music Theory.

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Demos

by Liz Fanora