Jason  Rice
Lecturer, Guitar
School of the Arts
Division of Music
Office: Buchanan Hall 208
Email: jdrice@samford.edu
Phone: 504-373-9342

Jason Rice has been teaching guitar in the Birmingham area for more than 10 years. Jason has preformed in a variety of settings, traveling all over the country playing for various bands and churches. Jason has a passion for the studio and has extensive expertise in music technology and sound engineering. 

Jason is dedicated to the local church and currently serves full-time as Worship Pastor at Bellview Baptist Church in McCalla, AL. There, he leads various ensembles such as the band, choir, and praise team. Although Jason earned most of his college credits while attending Samford, he obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Music from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in May of 2016. While pursuing his seminary degree, he met and married his wife Dakota Rice, who is also a graduate of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Jason’s favorite thing to do in his free time is running marathons.

Degrees and Certifications:

B.A.M. in Church Music (Classical Guitar Concentration) from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary