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Richard P John


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    Trois Gymnopédies: I. Lent et Douloreux
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    Light as Air
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    March, Pt. 1 (Free)
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    February, Pt. 1 (Heartbeats)
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    June, Pt. 2 (Melancholia)
Born in Neath, South Wales in 1981, Richard began playing the piano in 1993. In 2000 he began studies at the Royal College of Music, London, studying piano with the late Yonty Solomon and composition with Edwin Roxburgh and Kenneth Hesketh.
He graduated from the RCM in July 2004.
Richard has made many television appearances and has performed extensively at a range of venues including Wigmore Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Chipping Campden Music Festival, Sadler’s Wells Theatre, Cheltenham Town Hall, Salisbury City Hall and at Buckingham Palace.
Richard's compositional output consists of solo, vocal, ensemble and choral music.
A Whisperings Artist, his debut solo piano album of his own music entitled Passing Thoughts was released in March 2010 followed by November in November 2010, Echoes in November 2011 and Seasons in Flight in April 2013. His fifth album The Last Days of Summer was released in September 2015 and was nominated for Classical Album of the Year at
His latest album 'tristesse' was released in December 2017.
In March 2017, he released seven, an album written, recorded and released in seven days.
He has written two books on creativity - 'You Can Create!' and 'Think It! Make It!', Both are available from Amazon.


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