- Teaches students:
- Ages 5+ and special needs
- Teaching since:
- January 2008
I'm a #1 Billboard-charting songwriter and music producer with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Point Park University. I have been teaching privately and at music schools for 7 years. I also work with special needs kids, and currently serve as the Musical Director for a music education program that leverages music and musical theater to build the self esteem of Autistic children. I'm told by my students that I am very patient, encouraging, calm, and inspire a love of music in them.
Broadcast Music Inc. was founded in 1939 by forward-thinkers who wanted to represent songwriters in emerging genres, like jazz, blues and country, and protect the public performances of their music. Operating on a non-profit-making basis, BMI is now the largest music rights organization in the U.S. and is still nurturing new talent and new music.+ Read More
I have been studying piano with Ryan for several months. I am a songwriter who wanted to learn how to accompany myself on the piano. Ryan is a great teacher! He is very patient and encouraging. As a songwriter himself, he understands my needs and Is able to help me achieve my goals. He makes learning fun! I highly recommend RYAN to anyone interested in learning piano and/or songwriting. He is so passionate about what he does and has amazing energy.+ Read More
Ryan is the most creative and supportive piano teacher I have ever had. He makes learning fun while being a challenge. He is very kind and would be a great teacher for children as well as adults.