Welcome to the official website of jazz pianist/composer Rick Gallagher. Please browse the music and other content and feel free to contact about performances, licensing, custom composition, lessons, etc. Follow and share on your favorite social media platforms.
Rick recently composed custom music beds for the innovative Carnegie Mellon University's new video campaign showcasing several of their current cutting-edge technologies. You can listen to them here.
This spring, Rick can be seen regularly most Saturdays with vocalist Lori Thee at the critically acclaimed Pines Tavern in Gibsonia, PA. Also weekdays (Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday) for the lunch hour at 600 Grant Street downtown Pittsburgh, PA.
Rick is currently accepting students for the Spring of 2017. Studio in Ross Township or SKYPE lessons available also.
Jazz pianist/composer Rick Gallagher returns in 2016 with a new soulful jazz piano trio holiday release. CHRISTMAS TIDINGS is a collection of classic Christmas songs and carols with fresh new arrangements. Performed in timeless fashion by a swinging jazz piano trio with percussion this album continues in the tradition of Vince Guaraldi and Oscar Peterson. Featuring Paul Thompson on bass, Thomas Wendt on drums and George Jones on percussion.