Experience: 12 Years
Specialization: Voice, Piano, Ukulele & Guitar
Ricardo has always had a passion for music. From the age of 5 he’s been performing on stage; from a recorder and handbell club aficionado to jazz band soloist and rock/metal band leader. He is the winner of the CTC for best supporting actor in a musical performance for his performance in “Parade” by Fighting Chance Productions.
Ricardo recently collaborated as the songwriter/producer/engineer to the song “Little People” by Clara Cloud. He has also sound designed theatre shows, composed scores/soundscapes for films: including the multi-festival award winning film “Evoked” directed by Kate Ely. Beyond the work he has done for others, he personally has played venues like the Rogers Arena, The Commodore, The Shipyards Night Market, Guilt & Co, to name a few.
Ricardo loves all genres of music specially the blended ones where you can’t tell what genre it should be! Ricardo is heavily influenced lately by artists such as Ella Fitzgerald, Lauren Hill, Sam Smith, and Adele etc.
Ricardo believes in cultivating a class room of creativity, individuality, and pushing students to ask questions and work harder all while cracking a joke or two!
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