Born and raised in the Philadelphia, PA area, Ray received an undergraduate degree in music and vocal performance from Eastern University in St. Davids PA. He is currently a graduate student at Immaculata University. Ray has been composing and performing music for years and is an independant singer/songwriter as well as a musician and vocalist at his local church in PA. His influences are compared to a mixture of modern contemporary music and his original music is described as having a warm and unique sound of his own.

"A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence." Leopold Stokowski"

His favorite artists include: Paul Baloche, Chris Tomlin, Lincoln Brewster, Matt Redman, & more.

www.raysweeney.com