Ridley Academy Students

Real Experiences
Real Stories

We have thousands of students in the Ridley Academy created by Stephen Ridley, an award winning concert pianist.

I want to introduce you to some of them. Hear about their stories, and find out what they said about the Ridley Academy and their experiences learning the piano.

This is the Ridley Academy, in their words.

Matt Sawtell

Matt is a retired officer in the Royal Navy and a senior director in the  medical device and healthcare sector. 

He talks about his experiences with online music learning and the Ridley Academy. 

He went from dreaming he could learn the piano, to performing for live audiences.

Click here to find out how the Ridley Academy changed his life.

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Jennifer Pierce

Jennifer Pierce is a single mother of three boys and a domestic abuse survivor.

She shares her story, from disabled and longing for life changes, through the Ridley Academy and into an amazing career as an artist.

Click here to find out how the Ridley Academy changed her life.

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Moe Tilus

Moe had given up on music, and didn’t feel alive without it. Then he found the Ridley Academy

He decided to give it another try with the Ridley Academy to honor his parents.

After following the program for a couple of months, he is now playing and recording music, performing, and succeeding as a piano playing musician.

Find out how the Ridley Academy helped him change his life.

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Stephen Ridley

Stephen Ridley is an international concert pianist who’s played in over 60 countries, in front of crowds of up to 40.000 people.

His work is followed by more than 600.000 people on Instagram and more than 80.000 people have attended his piano trainings and workshops.

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