David Ryshpan is a Canadian pianist, composer and arranger. Beginning his studies in Toronto at the age of 6, his development led him to Montreal where he graduated from the McGill Jazz Performance program. He excelled in his studies and was able to learn first hand from eminent jazz musicians in several cities. He has participated in notable workshops including the 2005 Banff Centre Workshop for Jazz and Creative Music, led by Dave Douglas, the 2006-07 BMI Jazz Composer's Workshop in New York, directed by Jim McNeely and Michael Abene, and the 2007 Red Bull Music Academy in Toronto. These workshops reflect David's diverse accomplishments, from small group improvisation to large ensemble arrangements and compositions to electronic music production. David is also a contributor to CKUT 90.3 FM.
...young, talented and full of ideas. Irwin Block, Montreal Gazette
...simply gorgeous. John Murph, The Root/JazzTimes
Willing to teach
Intermediate to advanced students
Available for jazz piano, jazz theory, arranging, and composition lessons in the Montreal area. Lessons given Monday through Friday. Contact David for hours and rates.