Jill Ryan graduated from The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music in New York City where she received a Bachelor’s of Fine Art in Jazz Alto Saxophone Performance. Originally from the San Francisco area, she studied classical flute and later transitioned to jazz saxophone in high school before realizing her passion for singing. Alongside performing and teaching, Jill owns and operates a recording studio with her band mates here in Chester Springs. She plays regularly in the Philadelphia and New York City areas with her band, GREAT TIME, and plays in several other groups including Sparkler led by the world-renowned multi-instrumentalist, Peter Apfelbaum. She is excited to join the Valotta family and share her passion for music!

Jill can be personally reached at Jill.ValottaStudios@gmail.com