Bryon Ruth

Instructor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
0405
Instructor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
0405
Instructor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
0405
Instructor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
0405

Biography

Bryon Ruth holds a Bachelor's degree from the University of Northern Iowa and Master's degree in Saxophone Performance/Pedagogy from Arizona State University. He has been an active member of the Phoenix jazz scene for over thirty years.

Mr. Ruth has been a member of three locally awards winning jazz ensembles "Lookout for Hope," "Odd Man Out," and the "Phoenix Jazz Workshop." He has also performed with The Phoenix Symphony, Bobby Caldwell, The Temptations, The Four Tops, Rosemary Clooney, Tony Bennett, Rita Moreno, Rufus Reid, Tim Hagans, Wayne Newton, Johnny Mathis, Tony Bennett, and others.

In addition, Mr. Ruth was a recipient of an Artist Project Grant from the Arizona Commission on the Arts and has recorded as a sideman on the Summit record label.

 

Courses

Summer 2020
Course Number Course Title
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 540 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
MUP 111 Studio Instruction
MUP 117 Applied Jazz Improvisation
MUP 311 Studio Instruction
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 440 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
MUP 479 Chamber Music Ensembles
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
MUP 111 Studio Instruction
MUP 117 Applied Jazz Improvisation
MUP 311 Studio Instruction
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 540 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
MTC 590 Reading and Conference
Summer 2019
Course Number Course Title
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 540 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
MUP 111 Studio Instruction
MUP 117 Applied Jazz Improvisation
MUP 311 Studio Instruction
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 440 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
MUP 479 Chamber Music Ensembles
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
MUP 111 Studio Instruction
MUP 117 Applied Jazz Improvisation
MUP 311 Studio Instruction
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 540 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 540 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
MUP 111 Studio Instruction
MUP 117 Applied Jazz Improvisation
MUP 311 Studio Instruction
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 440 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
MUP 479 Chamber Music Ensembles
MTC 590 Reading and Conference
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
MUP 111 Studio Instruction
MUP 117 Applied Jazz Improvisation
MUP 311 Studio Instruction
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 540 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 540 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
MUP 111 Studio Instruction
MUP 117 Applied Jazz Improvisation
MUP 311 Studio Instruction
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 440 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
MUP 479 Chamber Music Ensembles
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
MUP 111 Studio Instruction
MUP 117 Applied Jazz Improvisation
MUP 311 Studio Instruction
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 540 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
Summer 2016
Course Number Course Title
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 540 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
MUP 111 Studio Instruction
MUP 117 Applied Jazz Improvisation
MUP 311 Studio Instruction
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 440 Jazz Theory and Ear Training
MUP 479 Chamber Music Ensembles
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
MUP 111 Studio Instruction
MUP 117 Applied Jazz Improvisation
MUP 311 Studio Instruction
MUS 354 Popular Music
MTC 540 Jazz Theory and Ear Training

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