Ric Flauding, Dir. Music Ministry email@example.com
Ric is an active award-winning composer, arranger, songwriter and classically trained guitarist. He has composed and arranged in styles ranging from jazz to easy listening to classical and orchestral, and has performed with some of America’s best known jazz and pop artists. To date he has released a dozen albums and has more than a hundred singles on popular music download sites.
Ric has a deep knowledge and applied experience of music. In the “traditional”, he has studied music from Gregorian Chant through the 20th Century. In the “contemporary”, he has been in and directed bands of various styles throughout his career. Ric has many years as a producer and music director. This has enabled him to develop skills in communication as it relates to all elements of the arts, and those performing them. Ric has a love and concern for others. As a music director he has worked with both volunteers and professionals and appreciate and respect them equally – He believes in “team” and leaving egos at the door. He takes leadership very seriously. Ric is very accomplished at any music writing skills (arranging-orchestrating-composing) and any/all charting including takedowns.
Ric is an Adjunct Instructor in Music Composition and Music Technology at Southwest Baptist Theological Seminary since September 2009.
One of Ric’s greatest gifts is his marriage to Denise and the partnership they share. Whether at home or in the Church they work well together because the love and care they have for each other is consistent and real. Denise will roll up her sleeves and do whatever she can and she has a vast array of gifts as well.