Biography

Jonathan Ross

 Jonathan is always working  to further his musical knowledge and finding effective ways of sharing it with others, through his private teachings, and performances.


He has taught  Music for 15 years. In that time, including countless private students, he has taught for 2 years at the University of Toledo in Ohio, and was a guest speaker at the 2018 East Coast Music Conference in Norfolk, VA.


Jonathan is a regular contributor for Jazz Guitar Today, an online music publication.


He earned a Bachelor's Degree in Jazz Studies from Columbia College Chicago in 2008, and his Master's Degree in Jazz Studies from University of Toledo in 2017.


Jon has played with many notable people over the years including Frank Dawson, Carl Coan,  Lannie Turner (Albert King Band), Jazz great Billy Foster, and Grammy Award-winning keyboardist for the Buddy Guy band, Marty Sammon.


Chances are, you can find Jonathan performing somewhere on any given night.


Jonathan resides in Forest Park, IL.