Singer | Actor | Voice-Over Artist | Producer
RJ is a singer, actor, voice-over artist, motion capture performer, composer, and arranger. Hailing from Indiana, he is best known as the tenor of Disney's DCappella, a world-renowned a cappella group that has amassed over 37 million combined video views and 155 million combined audio streams.
DCappella TV appearances include American Idol's "Disney Night", Disney+ (Best in Snow, Pentatonix: Around the World, Disney Insider), ABC's Magical Holiday Celebration Family and Holiday Singalongs to name a few. On stage, the group completed a 40-city tour through North America and parts of Canada, along with two sold-out tours of Japan in 2019 and 2022. Other notable performances include Disney's Beauty and the Beast: Live in Concert at the Hollywood Bowl as well as Deke Sharon's Total Vocal concert at Carnegie Hall. The vocal band also recorded four songs on Michael Giacchino's Incredibles 2 original motion picture (digital) soundtrack.
Before DCappella, RJ performed Disney hits in orchestral tours throughout China and Taiwan as a lead vocalist with the Shanghai Philharmonic, Wuhan Philharmonic, and Evergreen Symphony. As a background vocalist, he has sung for Josh Groban, Bastille, and Jim Carrey. To date, he has performed in over 90 US cities/towns and is a globally-touring artist.
His eclectic performance abilities include spending 2.5 years as a motion capture performer at a New York animation company doing pre-visual animatic performances as hundreds of characters for commercials as well as VR military training. His most notable MoCap gig was playing Chester Cheetah in Burger King & Cheetos national commercials.
Compositionally, RJ has written a cappella choral arrangements and original film scores. His original film score for "4 Loves" was featured at the 2013 Big Apple Film Festival. As an arranger, he was a 2018 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Award Nominee (CARA). In 2020, he arranged and produced DCappella’s “Just Around The Riverbend/Colors of the Wind” for Disney. His work has been heard at the World Choir Games in Latvia and the Llangollen Musical Eistedfodd in Wales.
An accomplished voice-over artist and singer, RJ has recorded for clients around the world for the past decade. He does session singing, voice-over, and ADR for TV & feature films as well as commercials, promos, narrations and instructional videos.
RJ resides between Los Angeles, CA and Valencia, Spain.