Chamberlin / Guitar
Ric Chamberlin is a full-time musician,
coming to you from Kodiak Alaska. Music has been his forte since
grade school when he started playing saxophone where he learned to
read music and participated in bands, concerts, and orchestras.
When he was 14, Ric learned to play guitar and continued through
high school taking his first professional job with a band right
out of high school. After two years of college, Ric became a road
musician, traveling the Northwest, traveling to Washington,
Oregon, Idaho, and Montana with his band. He signed on with the
Department of Defense doing USO tours to the Philippines, Okinawa,
and Korea, until he landed in Kodiak thirty years ago. He has a
band that plays every weekend in Kodiak, and often you will see
him at other festivals and events in Kodiak. Ric has been a
professional since 1975 and teaches guitar, bass, and saxophone.
He can teach various styles of music including Rock, Blues, Finger
Picking, Classical, Country, and Bluegrass. His mission has become
to instill a love for music in young people and he works
patiently with beginners, intermediates, and other
professionals. He also plays guitar at his church each week. In
his spare time Ric likes to draw and works in pastels and
watercolors, and plays his grand piano for relaxation.