Ryan is venturing out into the solo music scene. He respects the honesty that comes with just an acoustic guitar and a voice. He looks forward to meeting and building relationships with new fans and the music community.
He is featured on two albums by the band Broken Stigma, Broken Glass and The Road. Both showcase his singing, songwriting and guitar work. He brings many of these songs to his current solo performances.
He had learned nearly every Elvis Presley song by the age of 5, and has drawn from many sources of inspiration since, including blues, roots rock, southern rock, country, and rhythm and blues. His rich voice, guitar licks and easygoing stage presence make for a satisfying evening. The audience feels the songs with him. For that matter, his emotion comes through on recordings as well.
Past audience members have been amazed at the range of musicality in his voice; it can sound like anything and has a quality, a purity to it that’s fun to listen to. His personality comes through in his songs, and he has a joy of spirit that is honestly evident when he performs. You can tell he digs what he does!
He has eclectic tastes, including an overwhelming desire to own a Rock-Afire Explosion or an animatronic Elvis “The King” lion from his young days visiting Chuck E. Cheese!
As an elementary science teacher, Ryan uses his talents to imprint important subjects indelibly in his students’ minds by using music demonstrate principles in the classroom.
Ryan puts on a performance that will deliver a musical moment for all ages and backgrounds. Enjoy the music available here and take advantage of a chance to hear them live!