Dominique Hammons is a young, dynamic violinist from Houston, Texas, known for his vibrant
contemporary and jazz performances. He began playing classical violin at the tender age of 8. At this time his passion for music developed and his pursuit to achieve artistic excellence took off.
Hammons attended the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston, where he was a member of the school orchestra program for four years. This experience laid the foundation for him to gain the knowledge and direction needed to get on the path to musical greatness.
Following high school, Hammons pursued higher education at the University of Oklahoma in Norman. He graduated in 2017 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music Performance, with a jazz emphasis.
Dominique Hammons exceptional talent has not gone unnoticed. He’s received numerous awards and recognition throughout his musical journey. One notable achievement includes winning the Houston Symphony’s prestigious “Young Artist Competition,” an honor that granted him the
opportunity to showcase his skills on stage with the renowned orchestra. Additionally, he has
excelled as a participant in NAACP “Actso” competitions, further solidifying his reputation as a
rising star in the music world.
Hammons has garnered attention for his unique ability to reimagine popular hits through the power of his violin. His covers of chart-topping songs, such as Chris Brown ft. Young Thug’s “Go Crazy,” TLC’s “No Scrubs,” NLE Choppa’s “Walk Em’ Down, and Calvin Harris x The Weeknd’s “Over Now,” have captivated audiences and showcased his versatility as a musician. His innovative arrangements and skillful performance adds a fresh and dynamic twist to these beloved tracks, breathing new life into the melodies. Hammons onstage presence is best described as charismatic and energetic. His passion for music radiates through every note he plays leaving an indelible mark on the listener’s heart. His interpretations merge the realms of contemporary and jazz music, creating a unique experience. With his distinctive artistic vision, Hammons seamlessly blends genres, showcasing the power and versatility of the violin as a vehicle for emotional expression.
As Dominique Hammons continues to make waves in the music world, he remains committed to
inspiring younger generations. In addition to his impressive performances, he actively engages in
mentoring and educating aspiring musicians by sharing his knowledge and passion for the violin. Through teaching and community outreach, Hammons strives to ignite a love for music and empower others to pursue their own artistic dreams.
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