March 26, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bill Richards, Piano
Bill Richards (pianist/composer/arranger) is known for his unique fusions of traditional and contemporary styles. He has performed and recorded at several festivals and venues in western Canada and Ontario as a soloist and ensemble musician and leader and has been featured on CBC Radio and Global Television. Bill’s works include film score, electronica and sound design, as well compositions for jazz group and chamber ensemble. Bill is currently the Chair of the Department of Music at MacEwan University.
Edmonton audiences have come to know Bill through his work with his trios, FLUX and the Celsius Quartet. For the Yardbird Suite Virtual Series, Bill will be presenting a set featuring his original works, adapted for piano alone.