Tyler Perske is a musician and teacher from Frostburg, Marlyand. He recently earned his degree in Music Education from West Virginia Wesleyan College, where he primarily studied trumpet and voice. New to the Durham area, Tyler is pursuing his Masters in Jazz Studies (Composition) at North Carolina Central University. Although Tyler is foremost a trumpeter and vocalist, he loves jamming and having fun on other instruments he has studied like piano, the ukulele, and the guitar. Tyler’s obsession with music stems from his belief that music is one of the highest forms of expression, and can relate to every emotion. Music can do it all.