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 own Ryman Records CD 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