Biography

Patrick Byrket teaches M174 Music for the Listener, Z320 History of American Popular Music online, and Z320 History of Rock ‘n’ Roll 70s and 80s. Patrick received his B.S. in New Media Arts & Science and a Masters of Music and Arts Technology from IUPUI. As a singer/songwriter, Patrick has been an active musician in the Indianapolis area. He has played with numerous local bands trying out for reality TV shows, such as “America's Got Talent,” “The Voice,” “The One,” and “Rock Star.” Patrick loves to teach music history: “You have to know where something comes from to fully understand the origin of the music.”