Fields of Study:
Ryan Hayward has performed in many different ensembles across the country as well as abroad. Originally from New Hampshire, he completed his Bachelor’s at Hofstra University and his Master’s degree, as well as a Professional Performance Certificate, at The Pennsylvania State University, where he studied with Michael Salzman and Velvet Brown, respectively. He currently is finishing the Professional Studies Certificate Program at Manhattan School of Music, and plans to begin a Doctor of Musical Studies in the Fall of 2018. Hayward has toured Europe with American Music Abroad, performed with the Festival Brass Band of Belgium on their USA premier, and with the Disneyland All-American College Band in Anaheim, California in the summer of 2013.