Violin, Viola Teacher
Ryan Beauchamp, a Virginia native, currently lives in Urbana, IL, where he enjoys an active performing and teaching career. He is a member of the Sinfonia da Camera and Camerata Illinois ensembles, and has also appeared with the Danville Symphony and Baroque Artists of Champaign. Past engagements include the Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival Next Generation Concert Series, Green Mountain and Texas Music Festivals, and the Innsbrook Institute and Academy.
Most recently, Ryan joined the Illinois Music Academy as an instructor for the String Academy and Assistant Coordinator for the Chamber Music program. Since 2015, Ryan has been on the music faculty at Millikin University where he is an adjunct instructor for the Music Preparatory Department. Previous teaching experience includes the Greenville (NC) Suzuki Association, Wahl-Coates Elementary School in Greenville, NC, and the Fairview Elementary School Violin Project in Bloomington, IN.
Mr. Beauchamp obtained his long-term Suzuki training in Violin Units 1-10 at East Carolina University where he received his Bachelor of Music degree in violin performance with honors. He completed his Master of Music degree in viola performance with an outside field in Arts Administration at Indiana University. Ryan is currently pursuing a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in viola performance at the University of Illinois. His principal teachers include Joanne Bath, Melissa Reardon, Ara Gregorian, Masumi Rostad, Liz Freivogel, in addition to chamber music studies with members of the Pacifica and Jupiter String Quartets.
Available in the Champaign-Urbana and Decatur areas; please contact for limited availability.