Press Quotes

“Tye has a beautiful style and passion. He speaks from a deep and masterful soul through his guitar. He approaches his instrument as a priest might approach his altar, bringing with him a spirited presence that makes the hair stand up on your arms and tears dampen the eyes. He is a gift to our (Rogue) valley.”
-John Darling, Medford Mail Tribune

“Tye Austin can make the guitar sing like it was invented to be in his hands…he plays classical guitar like a veteran twice his age.”
-Joe Camarlinghi, NBC-5

“Tye Austin…all around guitar guru…”
Oregon Shakespeare Festival

“… a passionate performer full of emotion and color.”
-Christy Dolan, Friends of Music Scholarship Competition Chair