Ryan Caster

Ryan Caster has performed trumpet with The Valley Winds since their inaugural season.  He received his Bachelor of Music in Music Education from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and has been teaching in the Pioneer Valley for the past five years.  He is the Director of Bands at Belchertown High School where he conducts the Concert Band, Symphony Band and Wind Ensemble along with various Percussion and Stage ensembles.  He is also an active member of the Massachusetts Music Educators Association where he has served as the Clerk of the Association’s Western District since 2016.