Jason Ayoub, a native of Allen, Texas, received his Bachelor of Music from the University of North Texas (UNT) where he studied with Dr. William Scharnberg. During his final year there he joined the nationally acclaimed Dallas Brass. For four years he toured extensively with the ensemble throughout the United States, giving more than 300 performances and master classes. He has been a featured clinician and soloist at The Midwest Clinic as well as numerous Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) regional and national conferences.
He served as third horn with the Waco Symphony from 2001-2003, third horn with the
Delaware Symphony from 2003-2007, and has performed regularly with the Kennett and
Baltimore Symphonies. He has also been a guest soloist with the Jackson, Scranton,
Louisville, and Utah Symphonies. He is featured as the solo horn on Ståle Kleiberg's
Requiem for the Victims of Nazi Persecution, recorded at Washington National Cathedral.
In 2006 Ayoub joined the U.S. Navy Concert Band in Washington D.C. He is currently principal horn and a frequently featured soloist with the band. In his spare time he enjoys being outdoors, spending time with his family, and Crossfit.