Joshua "JHawk" Hawkins

Instructor of Ensembles, Hip Hop & R&B

B.A., M.M. Jazz Studies, UNO

Joshua Hawkins, widely known as “JHawk”, is a New Orleans born musician and music director. His diverse skill set and professionalism has positioned him to perform and tour with local and international artists alike. JHawk has performed across the United States, Canada, Mexico, South America, Europe and Asia, while being featured on numerous recordings. He has worked with countless artists locally and abroad, and currently works with Blaq Rhapsody, the Brass-A-Holics, Pell and LeTrainiump. This is in addition to serving as the bassist and/or music director at several ministries in the New Orleans area. JHawk has spent the last 15 years working professionally as a bassist and/or music director in nearly every genre, including but not limited to R&B, Hip Hop, Funk, Pop, Jazz and Folk. JHawk currently endorses Allen Eden Guitars and Aurora Strings.

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6363 St. Charles Ave

Campus Box 122

New Orleans, LA 70118

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