Record a song at our in-house recording studio — the best souvenir of all!

Does the Ryman experience inspire your inner vocalist?  Record a song in the Ryman Recording Studio. Choose from a selection of classic songs or bring your own original composition, and our professional sound engineer will record your rendition right in legendary Ryman Auditorium. Take home your digital download as a one-of-a-kind souvenir or special gift.*


Ready to hit the high notes?

Secure a slot by checking in at the recording booth!


Each recording session is on a first–come, first–served basis and will last approximately fifteen minutes. The last recording session takes place at 3:45 p.m. Multiple recording sessions will need to be approved by the Ryman engineer.

*Take home a copy of your recording in the form of a digital download delivered to you within 24 hours of your session for $15.00.


Choose your favorite from 19 classic song options:

  • “Amazing Grace”
  • “Chattahoochee” Alan Jackson
  • “Crazy” Patsy Cline
  • “D.I.V.O.R.C.E.” Tammy Wynette
  • “Friends In Low Places” Garth Brooks
  • “Grandpa” The Judds
  • “Heartbreak Hotel” Elvis Presley
  • “He Stopped Loving Her Today” George Jones
  • “Hello Darlin’” Conway Twitty
  • “Hey, Good Lookin’” Hank Williams
  • “Jailhouse Rock” Elvis Presley
  • “Jesus Take The Wheel” Carrie Underwood
  • “King Of The Road” Roger Miller
  • “Mama Tried” Merle Haggard
  • “Mine” Taylor Swift
  • “Mamas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys” Willie Nelson & Waylon Jennings
  • “My Baby Loves Me” Martina McBride
  • “No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problem” Kenny Chesney
  • “Walkin’ After Midnight” Patsy Cline

Backing tracks are produced by former Opry musical director Steve Gibson and a “who’s who” of A-List Nashville studio musicians.


…Or Record Your Own Song.

We love original music. To record a song you wrote yourself, please come prepared with a lyric sheet and your chosen live accompaniment; our engineer will work with you to polish the final product. We do keep an acoustic guitar in the studio that you’re welcome to use.


Instruments allowed in the Make A Record Booth:

  • Guitars

  • Banjos

  • Mandolins

  • Violins/ fiddles

  • Dulcimers

*Electric instruments not permitted