A gifted pianist from early childhood, John Ryan displayed a great propensity for improvisation and an innate ability to play nearly any song that he had ever heard. His formative years were spent performing piano with jazz, blues, rock, and pop groups. He later combined his studies of music theory & composition with his passion for the acoustic piano and has enjoyed a 35+ year career as an in-demand solo pianist and composer.
John Ryan is presently working on music and recording projects including film scores, animation sound tracks, cinematic videos and a musical comedy. Ryan is also recording the songs and videos for his upcoming solo album, “I Speak Piano”.
An exceptional pianist & singer with a rare diversity of talent, John Ryan performs music from a broad selection of genres and eras, with a performance song list in the many thousands, including an extensive repertoire of original compositions.