RM Williams Publishing

Featuring music for Horn and Horn in chamber music

Folk Song Suite

arranged by Bruce Richards

for horn quartet


About the Work

Climbin’ Up the Mountain
(Negro Spiritual)
Londonderry Air
(Irish Folk Song)
(American Folk Song)
De Animals A-Comin’
(Negro Spiritual)

About the Composer

Born in Kalamazoo, Michigan, Bruce Richards studied horn with Neill Sanders and Johnny Pherigo at Western Michigan University and with Francis Orval at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia.

Between 1988 and 1991 played with the Delaware Symphony Orchestra and the Reading Symphony Orchestra. Since 1991 he has been Co-principal Horn with the Liège Philharmonic Orchestra. Mr. Richards is also Pricipal Horn with the Ictus Modern Music Ensemble in Brussels.