New Year, New Focus with Ryan Heller
23 January 2021
Master Director 700, Ryan Heller, is our guest faculty for January in an exciting workshop which you’ll not want to miss!
This workshop will be FREE to all members of the Quartet of Nations Region 31 of Sweet Adelines International. There will be a small charge for members of other regions and non members of Sweet Adelines International.
Ryan will be zooming in during the afternoon of Saturday, 23 January, to deliver two sessions – vocal energy as a way of life and tools and application for individual vocal skills – starting at 3pm GMT/4pm CET.
Start your New Year with a great afternoon of education with Ryan.
Ryan is the current director of San Antonio based Alamo Metro Chorus in Region 25, after having directed the five-time international top ten, Pride of Portland Chorus, for 17 years.
In his professional life, Ryan is the Artistic Director and Conductor of Chorus Austin in Texas and has received numerous awards and accolades. He has had the pleasure of touring with several ensembles throughout the USA, Europe, New Zealand and China.
His degrees in conducting and vocal studies are from Chapman University and Portland State University.
A popular coach, speaker and guest conductor, Ryan works to bring out the optimal performance in each musician with whom he works. With his trademark exuberance, Ryan is as energy-driven as the sound and performance he demands.