Master’s in Music Performance, ASU 2013
Professional musician of 12yrs+ as music director, bandleader, and accompanist
Formally trained in jazz, classical, and sacred music
Over a decade of teaching experience, ages 5-65
Published composer, CMAA
The joy of sharing music with others and witnessing students’ growth
Ryan has a wealth of knowledge in many styles of music and his lessons are custom to the students’ needs. He has creative exercises for whatever you want to improve, whether sight reading, technique, improvising, anything!
Evaluate current level of proficiency (if applicable) and define student goals in taking lessons
Master of Music, ASU 2013
12+ years professional musician
10+ years teaching experience
All ages, beginner to advanced.
Choir director and organist for St Mary’s Oratory, Kalamazoo. The preparation of music with the choir and singing / playing for Holy Week and Easter was an especially rewarding experience.
Which music they wish to learn and how committed they are to do the work as recommended in order to achieve their goals