Darryl Yokley, Winds Teacher


Darryl Yokley is a uniquely gifted artist with a vast array of skills at his disposal.  Darryl is an accomplished saxophonist who also doubles on clarinet and flute.  As a composer Darryl has developed a career writing unforgettable tunes for his own band Sound Reformation, as well as arranging music for Orrin Evans and the Captain Black Big Band, Rhonda Ross, and the Michigan State University Jazz ensemble.  As a touring artist Mr. Yokley has performed with Motown legends The Four Tops, The Temptations, and The O Jays and performed at ARPA International Film Festival in Hollywood, and throughout Japan in Tokyo, Kyoto, Kobe, and Osaka.  Darryl Yokley graduated from Duquesne University for undergraduate studies and Michigan State University for graduate studies.