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Ali Ryerson


An excellent bop-oriented flutist, Ali Ryerson may be the little girl of guitarist Artwork Ryerson. She began on flute at age group eight and acquired extensive classical schooling, graduating from Hartt University at the School of Hartford. Nevertheless, Ryerson developed a solid curiosity about jazz and it has preserved a versatile profession, playing both traditional and jazz. Ryerson spent 3 years freelancing in Belgium and became a high studio participant in NY. She performed with Artwork Farmer, Lou Donaldson, Maxine Sullivan, and Stephane Grappelli, amongst others, and has documented two sets being a head for Bob Thiele’s Crimson Baron label and many excellent pieces for Concord.

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Full Name Ali Ryerson
Education University of Hartford Hartt School
Music Songs Zingaro, Billie's Bounce, Con Brio!, Paisagem Cosmica, 1st Gymnopedie, You Don't Know What Love Is, Lydian Grin, Nao Esta Colando, Sarah's Touch, Another Time, Another Place, Quieta Devoção, Song For My Father, Incantations, Chovendo Na Roseira, Praeludium II, So Remember Me, In Your Own Sweet Way, Sometime Ago, To Start Again, Everything Changed, Lullaby of Birdland, We Will Meet Again, Joy Spring, Willow Weep For Me, Scarborough Fair/Norwegian Wood, Where Flamingos Fly, Vagabondages, Along Together, No Wall, No War, Beautiful Love, Tohu Bohu, The Summer Knows
Albums Portraits in Silver, In Her Own Sweet Way, Jammin' At The Jazz Corner, Con Brio!, Brasil: Quiet Devotion, Alto, Vagabondages, Joe Beck

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1 Was featured in a "Pizza Hut" boxing commercial alongside Muhammad Ali and his real-life trainer Angelo Dundee. Made to air during the Super Bowl, the ad campaign was pulled at the very last moment for being too violent. It was estimated that it cost Pizza Hut tens of millions of dollars.
2 Is a Canadian Citizen and was raised in the Jane and Finch Corridor of Toronto.
3 Former son-in-law of Ann Pennington.
4 His first job as an actor was a "Coca-Cola" commercial when he was 16 years old.
5 He is a citizen of Italy.



Dear Eleanor 2016 Director
Walk of Shame 2014 Duke
My Sister's Keeper 2009 Harry
Thomas Kinkade's Christmas Cottage 2008 Deuce
Sex and Death 101 2007 Agent
Gardener of Eden 2007 Richard "Hands" Pope
The Lyon's Den 2003 TV Series Mike Salerno
The Price of Air 2000 Thin Henchman
Women: Stories of Passion 1996 TV Series Ajax
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air 1994 TV Series Mike
Great Scott! 1992 TV Series Antonio
T and T 1990 TV Series The K.O Kid
Friday the 13th: The Series 1987 TV Series Shadow

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