Ty Showers composes and produces fusion, jazz, electronic jazz, nu-jazz, downtempo, jazz funk, jazz rock, electronic chill and an occasional slow jam. Ty plays keyboards, guitar and bass.
Born in Chicago, he began to play R&B on the guitar by ear at the age of 12. His attraction to jazz and fusion was propelled by Jean Luc Ponty and Chick Corea's music. He then began to play keyboards at the age of 16 for his own band Marcedes and with The Drifters.
He uses the latest technology to enhance his musical compositions and add complex layers. Ty is also an IT professional specializing in software architecture.