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Ricchye Ric

Ricchye Ric started really young in the art of music. Born and raised in Puerto Rico his father and mother, along with his Aunt, taught him the beauty of music. As a guitarist at his church when he was 5 and with his accordion he quickly developed other skills such as playing the drums, bass and piano to mention a few. He is a Composer, Arranger and Music Producer. He has taken music classes with different professors in the University of Puerto Rico Music Department and Kansas State University with Dr. Wayne Goins and Dr. Kurt Gartner, also has taken Extended Piano classes at The Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico with Prof. David Fuentes. He also is a former member and lead pianist for The Carolina Philharmonic Orchestra with the Direction of Prof. David Franco and with The Regional College of Carolina Choir participated as the lead pianist and Assistant Choir Director. He is currently a student of the Full Sail University in Florida. He spent most of his time in his youth teaching piano and bass in different music academies in his hometown Fajardo. While in Kansas he had a monthly presentation at 4 Olives, an Italian restaurant with a music show called “ Rikko & Jazz “ which played popular and jazz standard music with some original music tracks as well. In February 2007 he performed at the Blue hills Room in Manhattan, Kansas a romantic presentation of jazz music for San Valentines Day. Same year he participated in The Opus Band competition, which is based at the Kansas State University. In his career as a musician he has performed and shared stages with different artists such as Dr. Wayne Goins, Dr. Kurt Gartner, Dr. Daniel Aguilar, Ivan Rijos, DJ Luis (Kansas), Kelly McCarty, Millie Coretjer, Nidia Caro, Chucho Avellanet, Ednita Nazario, Tito Puente Jr, Evelyn Rivera, Migdalia Rivera, Luis Santiago, Roberto Orellana, Edwin Cotto, Hermanos Cintron, Hermanas Rivera, Hermanas Melendez, Abraham Velazquez, Jorge Vizcarrondo, Israel Catala, Blessing & joy, Torre Fuerte, Christine D'clario, Flor de Agua, Jose Flores, Keila Jimenez, Sharon Santiago, David Rojas, Latin Jazz Ensemble from Kansas State University and other Orchestras from Costa Rica. He is the owner of the independent music production company " A Tempo Music ".