Aaron Jones was born in Poole in England. Encouraged by a musical family from Northern Ireland, he took up the Bouzouki and the Bass Guitar at the age of sixteen. Quickly establishing himself amongst his peers as a superb musican, he was awarded 'Outstanding Instrumentalist of the Year' at the Scots Trad Music Awards in 2005.
Aaron has appeared on numerous recordings and continues to work regularly with some of the biggest names in traditional music, both as a performer, and more recently, as a producer. He has toured worldwide with artists such as Craobh Rua, Seelyhoo, The Sandy Brechin Band, Iron Horse, Keep It Up, Burach, Tabache, Leo McCann, Dibidil, Davy Steele, Claire Mann, Battlefield Band and Urbn Ri. He has performed onstage with various artists including The Boys of the Lough, The Moving Cloud, Eamon Coyne, Flook, Phil Cunningham, Aly Bain, Michael McGoldrick, Deaf Shepherd, Fred Morrison and Carlos Nunez and has made numerous TV and Radio appearances worldwide.
He is a permament member of two bands: folk group Old Blind Dogs (www.oldblinddogs.co.uk) and a Scottish/German collaboration called Litha, (www.lithamusic.com) with multi-instrumentalist and partner Claire Mann and the award winning German duo 'Deitsch'. In addition he is a regular touring and recording member of the Kate Rusby band.
He currently resides in Moffat in the Scottish Borders.