Drums, Piano, Guitar
Get to know Ryan
Ryan Hayden has a Bachelor of Arts from Berklee College of Music and a Master of Music from The Juilliard School. He began studying drums at the age of 10, then added guitar and piano at the age of 12.
Ryan’s private instruction is tailored toward each individual student, but has a core philosophy of developing technique and fundamentals. His goal is for students to have fun, while inspiring love for music. He has vast experience in teaching ensembles, workshops, and private instruction.
Ryan has had the privilege to study with Carl Allen, Kenny Washington, Billy Drummond, John Ramsay, and Paul Romaine. While in school he had the opportunity to perform with Christian McBride, Mulgrew Miller, Terell Stafford, Eric Reed, and Benny Green.
Working as freelance musician in New York City the past ten years, Ryan relocated to Denver in September of 2017. He is eager to begin his new career in Colorado, performing and teaching drums, piano, and guitar.