Ryan Eldridge is a piano player, songwriter, music producer and teacher based in Richardson Texas. Ryan has worked professionally teaching and playing piano since 1999. He holds a masters degree in Jazz Piano from the University of North Texas since 2012 and a bachelors in Performance from the University of Texas at Dallas since 2005.
In 2010 Ryan became the principle keyboard player and songwriting collaborator for singer/songwriter extraordinaire Cas Haley. With Cas, Ryan has regularly toured the nation, recorded albums, and performed live and recorded music for national television.
Ryan has been continuously active in Christian Contemporary Music since 2005 having held lengthy residencies in praise bands for a few high-profile churches in DFW including Fellowship Church and Park Cities Baptist. He has also recorded and toured nationally with Christian singer/songwriter Jimmy Needham. He is most recently transferring from a 3-year position as piano accompanist for contemporary worship at First United Methodist Church of Lewisville.
His twin daughters Madeleine and Killian Eldridge will be 11 years old on July 14, 2017. Madeleine is honored to sing in the Richardson Independent School District’s All-District Choir; she also studies trumpet. Killian enjoys playing cello and piano, and she and her sister look forward to their future involvement in Christian music.