Frans Bronzwaer is a singer-songwriter who started writing songs in the seventies. Record company Polydor released 4 singles in the Netherlands using his former artistname "RICHARD NEAL". A movie showing the performance of his first single "Take me to the water" (1973) was re-discovered and presented in a Dutch televisionprogram made by Leo Blokhuis and Matthijs van Nieuwkerk. In 2009 the album "Song on the shelf" was released, containing 22 songs, remastered from their original recordings between 1970 and 1980. In December 2016 the vocal album "40" was released including the single "All right for us", This song is about the refugee problem in Europe. In March 2020 Frans released his new album "In the Meantime" containing 15 instrumental tracks.