Brass Caption Head
Richard started his marching career with 3rd Glasgow BB. After becoming the first European marching member of The Phantom Regiment Drum & Bugle Corps he moved to brass arranging for 1st Tewkesbury, Pride of Bristol and Cadence in DCUK until 2004. He returned to Cadence in a part time consultant role in 2017. Richard has an MA (Glasgow) in music history/composition and is currently working through his graded piano exams.
Richard is married to Bridget, who is a well-known figure in the UK winterguard circuit and they have two sons.
His working life has been spent in journalism and he runs his own business.