Elected Band President at Pasadena High School which won the prestigious Sweepstakes at the All-Western Band Review in Long Beach, CA. Ty received an A.A. degree from Arizona State University, where he attended on a full music scholarship. He continued to U.C. Long Beach, following his early influential band director at Pasadena High School, Larry Curtis. In the middle of his senior year, he left school to tour with the Gringos.
A.A., Arizona State University