Thomas Rheingans is an accomplished composer who has written music for plays, musical theater, film, and radio commercials.

Thomas Rheingans has one of the most diverse musical backgrounds in the Pacific Northwest. Thomas is a concert pianist who feels equally at home with jazz, pop, folk, and contemporary music.

Thomas owns Rivergoose Records – an independent record label and production company. The company provides services in areas of education, live music, and publishing. Some projects have included; Piano Zen online piano lessons, CD releases, original musical theatre works, soundtracks for theatrical productions, commercial music, jazz piano workbooks, and music education classes.


Rheingans has recorded ten albums that reflect this unique diversity of musical style. Thomas has performed throughout many areas of the United States in solo and ensemble settings.

Currently, Thomas is the Artistic Director and lead performer for the Encore Concert Series in Vancouver, Washington.

From 2004 thru 2010, Thomas was the Artistic Director and lead performer for the “Live at the Fries” concert series in Vancouver, Washington.