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Ron Yates
Sax, EWI,
Composer & Arranger

Ron is an active performer in Dallas/Fort Worth where he currently plays lead alto sax in the Lovers Lane Jazz Band. He also plays lead alto in the Richland College Thursday Evening Big Band and the John Pierce Quintet. He is a sub on bari in Richland Community Band and The Blandelles 50s tribute band where he played full-time during the 1990s, played tenor with The Briefcase Blues Band, a Blues Brothers tribute band, and played EWI in the Ebenezer quintet.

He is a sub for many other performing groups including big bands such as The Joshua Experience and The Nobles of Note, and concert bands, pit orchestras for musicals, and jazz/pop band and combos ‐ getting calls throughout the year.

SAX: Available for soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, clarinet and flute double, and EWI.

Ron is an accomplished composer/arranger with over 40 published works for voice, winds, keyboards, and orchestra. He has been a member of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) since 1976. For details see the bio page.