Jon Smith is an arranger, performer, instructor and recording engineer in London and is currently the Tenor 2 for the five-time Grammy-winning vocal group, The Swingles.
He is also the Director of Vocal Arranging for The Vocal Company and the former the Music Director of Hyannis Sound, Cape Cod’s all-male professional a cappella group. Jon holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Performance from the University of Delaware where he also studied Music Education. While at UD, Jon directed Vocal Point and helped lead them to ICCA Finals in 2014 where they placed 3rd and he received the Outstanding Arrangement Award for their entire set. In addition to a cappella, he also sang in the internationally-acclaimed UD Chorale and had several leading roles in the UD Opera productions. Jon is a CARA-nominated arranger and his arrangements have been featured on several compilations including BOCA, Voices Only and Voices Only Forte. Jon also specializes as a coach and masterclass clinician for groups (as well as solo singers), almost all of whom received placements and awards during the 2015 & 2016 ICCA season. In May of 2016, Jon moved to London, England where he currently resides.