Classically trained, Ron’s first love has always been JAZZ. He has been performing and recording (locally and abroad) since 1971. Ron has appeared in numerous TV shows and films as a musician extra, including being a main band member in the Oscar winning film Chicago. He was one of the original members of the well known Hard Bop band Kollage performing and recording with the group for their first nine years. Currently, Ron can often be seen performing with JUNO award winner Bob DeAngelis.In addition to teaching privately, Ron is the bass instructor at the acclaimed St. Michael’s College School in Toronto.