Ryan Ritchie is a Melbourne based multi-instrumental singer, producer, musician, and songwriter whose original work draws influence from the traditions of popular, jazz, classical, 20th Century music, soul, RnB, hip hop and dance.
He has a Ba. in Composition from Victorian College of the Arts, and an Diploma in Songwriting and Production from BHI.
As a producer and arranger, he has won multiple ARIA awards (Troye Sivan, KIMBRA, and Oh Mercy) and the International Songwriting Contest twice. He has been musical director for Kate Ceberano, and the Melbourne International Fashion Week.
Published by Mushroom Music Australia, Ritchie produces for various artists from his RHyNO MUSIC studio in Donvale Victoria. Collaborating with established artists such as Owl Eyes, Kimbra, and Brous and developing new artists regularly.
As a performer, Ritchie is the front man, vocalist and producer for international touring bands True Live and The RaAh Project with whom he has headlined the Melbourne International Jazz Festival, Musiques en stock – Cluses (France), Festival de La Cité at Lausanne (Switzerland), Fun Festival (Beijing), Big Day Out, and supported Moby, The Roots and Justin Timberlake among others.