Offering in-person (NYC) and/or Skype lessons on the following topics:

  • Composition (large, medium, or small - sized ensembles)
  • Arranging (large, medium, or small - sized ensembles)
  • Orchestration
  • Band Leading / Conducting
  • Music of Gil Evans
  • Music and compositional practices of Bob Brookmeyer

Recording Consultation

Recording an album can be a daunting task, especially if it is your first experience planning and leading a session. Through my work on many high-profile recordings, I have developed an expert understanding of the details and preparation needed to make a recording session run smoothly and efficiently. From budget, hiring musicians, schedule, studios, studio layout, publicity, manufacturing, etc. - I can help you prepare for and execute a successful recording session.   

for rates and to schedule a lesson/meeting, Please complete the form below

(or email me directly at ryan@ryantruesdell.com )

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