RYAN WHITTIER

MUSIC COMPOSER

Ryan Whittier Composes New Solo Piano Works

by Ryan Sayward Whittier on August 5, 2013, no comments

                      Ryan Whittier is currently creating and compiling a small collection of short solo piano works.  Some are brand new, and some are from recent years.  The moods of the pieces are generally nostalgic, wistful and contemplative – some with a touch of mystery - and the compositional style is […]

Ryan Whittier Wins ASCAP Plus Award

by Ryan Sayward Whittier on October 18, 2012, no comments

      Ryan Whittier was the recipient of ASCAP Plus Awards in 2011, 2012 and 2013 for his film scoring work. The ASCAP Plus Awards recognize creative contributions to American music.  The program provides cash and recognition to writers who create music with a value beyond the scope of ASCAP’s performance surveys.

Ryan Whittier Scores “Miracle on 22nd Street”

by Ryan Sayward Whittier on December 24, 2010, no comments

Here’s a link to the short documentary film ‘Miracle on 22nd Street’, as featured on The New York Times home page on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day, 2010: Miracle on 22nd St from Redglass Pictures on Vimeo.  Ryan Whittier composed and recorded all the music in the three days leading up to the debut of this true story of […]

Ryan Whittier Scores 14 Short Films for NMAJH Only In America Hall of Fame

by Ryan Sayward Whittier on November 26, 2010, no comments

        Ryan Whittier composed, performed, and recorded the music for 14 short films at the National Museum of American Jewish History’s Only In America Hall of Fame exhibit in Philadelphia.  The museum’s grand opening to the public was November 26, 2010, and the Only In America biographical films are located on the museum’s first […]