Ryan is a 16 year old from Santa Rosa, CA. Ryan is the House Band leader for School of Rock. This last year Ryan was chosen from over 250 schools worldwide to be an Allstar. Only 1% make it to Allstar status. To be an Allstar you get to record, tour and perform originals and covers.
Fun facts about Ryan: Ryan plays piano, drums, harmonica and Mandolin. At age 11 Ryan played with Buddy Guy here in Santa Rosa, CA. Ryan is an advocate for kids with special needs… as he was diagnosed at 3 with autism.
Conor is a 17 year old from Santa Rosa. He’s a senior at Santa Rosa High. Conor started playing on a drum kit 5 years ago. Prior to that, he started playing percussion in the 4th grade at Sequoia. Conor plays drums for School of Rock House Band, Project Studio and Performance Band. Conor also plays in the Symphonic Band for SRHS.
Fun Facts about Conor: He enjoys watching movies, visiting record stores, and going on night walks while listening to his favorite music.
'Uncle Chris Bradley'
Chris is the proud uncle to Ryan. Chris started playing bass at 18 when he bought his first guitar. He would play along to his favorite artists and taught himself to play. He would then go on to play locally with The Feud. From there he joined St. Peterbilt, a spin-off band from The Feud. After that he joined Del Novas, Mercuryville and Tarweed… all who still play together today.
Fun facts about Chris: Chris originally started playing drums in elementary school and played all the way through high school. Chris enjoys spending time with his wife, Sierra. Together they enjoy gardening, spending time with their families, stand up paddle boarding and camping at Mendocino. Chris also enjoys great beer and prides himself on being a beer connoisseur.
J Stewart is a 14 year-old from Santa Rosa. J started playing guitar 8 years ago. Prior to that, he played violin. However, he quit not long after he started playing guitar. J joined School of Rock Santa Rosa in September of 2021 and became a member of the House Band not long afterwards. One of his favorite things to do on guitar is to play slide guitar. In March of this year, J played with the Charmaine Neville Band while he was in New Orleans at the Snug Harbor Jazz Club. Fun facts about J: He is currently learning piano and bass guitar, he is a self-proclaimed history buff, he enjoys comedy, specifically Ricky Gervais and Drew Lynch, skiing, and sitting down and listening to his favorite songs.