Hugh Richardson - Composer  

Hugh Richardson is a bass player, arranger and composer currently living in London. During his time in London he has performed with musicians such as Ian Matthews (Kasabian), Marc Russo (Tower of Power, Yellow Jackets), John Cowan (The Doobie Brothers), Lara Johnston, Tolis Zavaliaris (Vanessa Mae), Carl Verheyen (Supertramp), Marin Alsop (Baltimore Symphony Orchestra), Nick Mason (Pink Floyd), Chuck Sabo (Chaka Kahn, Elton John, Natalie Imbruglia), Alon Cohen (Passenger), Kimya, Amy Studt, Leon Mitchener (Rolf Hind, London Improvisers Orchestra), Ana Free, Gianluca Corona (Al Di Meola) and Cheryl Alleyne (Courtney Pine). Many of these performances have taken place in some of the UK's biggest venues which include Royal Festival Hall, The Hammersmith Apollo, Bristol Colston Hall, The Manchester Apollo, The Camden Jazz Cafe, Dublin Grand Canal Theatre and Wolverhampton Civic Hall and the Camden Roundhouse.
He has also; appeared on records with Laurence Cottle, Neil Angilley,Fergus Gerrand and Pete Lockett, conducted recording sessions which featured Audrey Riley (Muse, Coldplay, Foo Fighters), written for Bass Guitar Magazine, worked with producers such as Jesper Irn (Steps, Lilly Allen, All Saints) and been awarded scholarships to study at ICMP and Berklee College of Music.