Singer, Songwriter, Vocal Coach, & Voice Over Artist - Ayrian Gridiron is the second child of ten talented musicians and singers, The Moore Family. She is married with four children. Born and raised in Bakersfield, CA, Ayrian discovered her gift of song while singing in her church’s children’s choir. Blessed vocally she contributes her vast experiences of singing at various events, the church, CSUB University & Chamber Singers, and GMWA Youth choirs, a voice talent, a worship leader, and background vocalist as shaping her to skillfully perfect her smooth alto sound.
Ayrian is a highly sought out background singer and vocal coach in Kern County. She offers private voice lessons in her home studio, is a voice coach to choirs & praise teams , is a session singer, and is a vocal workshop clinician. She has sang background professionally for Alma Rivera, Charlin Neal, Criston Moore, Israel & New Breed, Chrystal Rucker, Crystal Aiken, Judy McCallister, Beverly Crawford, and Shervonne Wells. Ayrian has sang background and was the vocal director for the 2015, 2016 & 2017 Sharing the Harvest Benefit Concert hosted by Chrystal Rucker in Bakersfield with award winning artists Kathy Taylor, David Daughtry, JJ Hairston, Jonathan Nelson, Kurt Carr, and Dorinda Clark-Cole, VaShawn Mitchell, Myron Williams, and Todd Galberth. Ayrian has also had the privilege to record background vocals in the studio for artists Tim Drisdelle, Sarah Kelly, Criston Moore, Charlin Neal, Jonathan McReynolds, Alma Rivera, and Jordan Smith.
Ayrian began her career as a Voice Over Artist in her teens, where she had the opportunity to record and sing on a local GET Bus "Rideshare" Jingle. She is now a full time Voice Over Talent. She received training from Aliso Creek Productions with instructor William Williams. Her voice is described as warm, friendly compassionate, motherly, personal, professional, fun, playful, & sassy. She can be found on Soundbetter.com, Findavoice.com, BigMouth.com, voicegarden.com, VoiceBunny.com, Voices.com, Voice123.com, broadjam.com, acx.com, Casting Frontier, Vocadd.com, StarNow, and Buford Casting Call Club voice directories.
Ayrian is represented by Idiom Talent Agency , and BigMouth Voice Agency.
Ayrian earned a BA degree in Sociology with a Minor in Music, and a MS degree in School Counseling. As a Vocal Coach Ayrian facilitates vocal warm-ups and technique at music workshops, gives voice lessons, holds vocal rehearsals for praise teams, groups & choirs, and is a studio background vocalist. She specializes in Contemporary Christian, Gospel, Pop, Theater, and R&B styles of singing. In 2011, Ayrian released a vocal exercise CD entitled, ExerciSING with Ayrian Gridiron: Vocal Warm-Ups for Every Singer on iTunes, CD Baby and other digital retailers. Her latest endeavor adds children's entertainer to her list in which she volunteers at the Holloway-Gonzales Library to read and sing to students.
Ayrian is excited to see where this road will lead her. She notes it has been a great journey thus far. She assures us to stay tuned....there will be more ExerciSING CDs coming soon as well as you seeing her on other vocal projects.