Charles Ritter is a composer based in San Diego, California. He is currently studying Global Composition at San Diego State University. One of his biggest influences are the impressionistic masters, Ravel. Ravel was such a hard-working composer and student of music that he achieved mastery in the writing for different instruments. He strives to be as technically proficient in this day and age, as Ravel was in his time.

"The only love affair I have ever had was with music" - Ravel