John Ross

John Ross has been on the faculty of the Rhodes College Department of Music as a classical guitarist since 1994. He is also the active Guitar Coordinator, overseeing the guitar program. For the past eight years, Mr. Ross has been an active member of the teaching staff at the Collierville First Baptist Music Academy.

Mr. Ross received his B.M. in 1983 from Northern Illinois University and his M.M. from Illinois State University in 1993. As a classical guitarist and lutenist, Mr. Ross performs regularly in concert and public performances.

The Commercial Appeal referred to John Ross as, “... an excellent classical guitarist.”


B.M., Northern Illinois University
M.M., Illinois State University