Ryan Matzinger, born and raised in Bozeman, is Montana State University's saxophone instructor. He also happens to be a producer, studio engineer, singer-songwriter, recording artist, and an internationally touring, Grammy-award winning jazz musician. He is often known by his stage name, Ryan Montana. He remains an active member of the Kings of Rhythm (who won a Grammy Award for best traditional blues album/group).

Watch Matzinger featured on the alto sax (on the left) on "Caldonia" with Ernest Lane and the Kings of Rhythm: