Ryan Craycroft is a Central Ohio guitarist and music educator who specializes in jazz, blues, acoustic, and rock musical styles. He performs both as a solo musician and in group and ensemble contexts. In 2009, he graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies. In addition to performing, Ryan teaches private guitar lessons, which he has been doing for over nine years.

Ryan teaches students of all ages and skill levels and explores guitar technique through a wide variety of genres. By creating a practice strategy tailored to each individual, he helps his students progress consistently and achieve their musical goals.

When he is not teaching, Ryan can be seen performing in the Greater Columbus area with some of the city's finest musicians.