• Richard is an Ivor Novello award winning composer (and two-time nominee).
  • He was a winner in the following worldwide competitions;

2004 GPO competition (Grand prize winner)
2007 Realize Music Challenge
2008 Realize Music Challenge

  • He composed music for the BAFTA winning "Empire:Total War" - part of the popular award winning series from Sega and The Creative Assembly. The score was recorded by the Slovak National Symphony Orchestra and released as a soundtrack album.
  • He composed music for "Napoleon: Total War", which was recorded with an 85 piece orchestra (conducted by Nic Raine), a 44 piece choir and a string quintet.
  • His music has been recorded and performed in concert by the Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra and broadcast live over the internet.
  • He has composed music for Chevrolet.
  • He has composed tracks for "X-Ray Dog Music" - the highly successful motion picture, video game and TV show music licencing company.
  • He studied film scoring with Emmy winning composer/orchestrator Hummie Mann.
  • Richard has composed music for Eastwest/Quantum Leap (world leading sound developer). His music is used to demonstrate some of their major products including Hollywood Strings, Brass, Woodwind and Symphonic Orchestra.
  • His music has been played at the NAMM show several times.