Performer and Composer
JAZZ, CLASSICAL, STANDARDS, POP, COUNTRY, NEW AGE
Piano, Synthesizers, Sequencing, Transcriptions, Vocals, Bass
Richard James is an innovative and talented artist who has far-ranging interests. This becomes evident upon even a cursory
examination of bluemountain.com, for which he has been the major music contributor since 1996. Richard has a background in classical
piano and string bass, and for a number of years played in local orchestras in San Diego, as well as playing a number of Broadway shows.
He has performed extensively in nightclubs and worked countless private engagements, and concert situations. As a result of his
experience, Richard has developed a broad variety of approaches to the tasks of composition and arrangement. He absolutely delights in
his work for the site, and we hope you do as well...
Richard has played in virtually all the major spots around San Diego, including the "Del", Holiday Inns, Hyatts, Marriotts, Sheratons, US
Grant., not to mention engagements in the LA area and New York..... Some of the shows he has worked are Grease, Meet Me in St.
Louis, Pia Zadora, South Pacific, etc., as well as productions for Starlight and the Old Globe. He has played with such jazz and blues
greats as Terry Gibbs, Charles McPherson, Illinois Jacquett, Big Mama Thornton, etc......
For your next special event contact Richard James at
(619) - 582 - 5250
Visit his homepage or E-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Richard James can provide from Solo Keyboard or Duos up thru larger ensembles.
Information on MIDI Music is available here.