He has a repertoire of covers as well as a collection of original material he wishes to exploit.
This original material reflects general emotive feelings on universal subjects, uncomplicated and easy listening, based on Ritchie’s early influences.
Some formal instruction was provided in Ritchie’s early days along country and western styles from family friends.
With many parties and gatherings, participating in local school functions and bands for community dances, he enjoyed the variety of music he was exposed to at that time.
Classical violin, viola, and trombone lessons at school also aided his exposure to other musical styles.