Bryan McAllister is a pianist, composer, performance artist and bandleader, originally from Rocky Mount, NC. He teaches music and general arts courses at University of Nevada, Reno and plays in various groups around the Reno area.

Bryan earned an undergraduate degree in jazz piano performance from CSU Northridge in 2013 and a masters degree in jazz and improvisational music from University of Nevada, Reno in 2017.

Bryan has been the touring keyboardist for indie rock band The Tragic Thrills since 2015 and has toured and recorded with various rock, jazz, and pop groups for the past decade.