Rick Gallagher Project is the cross-genre music platform of Pittsburgh based composer/pianist/producer Rick Gallagher. A career jazz pianist/educator, Gallagher brings his creative harmonic approach, melodic vision, improvisational spirit and delicate soulful touch to a blend of musical genres. Gallagher's musical markings relax, stimulate, and inspire. Rick's series of recorded works for solo felted piano are called "Upright Sketches." All three Volumes are available now to stream on your favorite music platform.  Please check them out and follow Rick Gallagher Project.  Also check out Rick's jazz recordings under artist name Rick Gallagher.

Rick Gallagher is an American jazz pianist and composer from Pittsburgh known for his improvisational spirit, original compositions, arrangements of hymns and spirituals, and timeless Christmas recordings. For over two decades, Rick has been performing, teaching, and composing/licensing music for all forms of media.  Also explore Rick Gallagher's cross genre music platform Rick Gallagher Project.

"Upright Sketches Vol 2" out Jan 1st, 2021!

"Upright Sketches Vol 2" out Jan 1st, 2021!

New release 2021!  The solo felt piano Upright Sketches series continues with "Upright Sketches Vol 2."  Features 12 new original, unique compositions.  Cover concept and design by Mike Meulsteewww.artisticdork.com.

New album coming this summer 2021

upright sketches hymnbook

Coming summer of 2021.  Soulful, restful, deep, organic....embracing the mystery and depth of the Christian faith with timeless melodies of the ancient and modern church.   Rick brings inspiration and peace through this personal hymn collection recorded in the "Upright Sketches" series with his creative arrangements, rich harmonies, and soulful light touch at the piano.

Recorded at his home studio in Pittsburgh, PA, "Hymnbook" provides the perfect backdrop for bible study, rest, sleep, reading, focus and video content. 

Coming soon, the first single, "Doxology" and "Amazing Grace" now available on all music streaming platforms.  Full 12 song album releases Sept 10th.

Cover art and design by Mike Meutslee

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