brazzers his only friend

About Author: Richard D. Russell

Website
http://rdrussell.com
Description
This was written by Richard D. Russell, New York City based composer of fine music.

Posts by Richard D. Russell

On June 5, 6, and 7th, The Bell and Barter The­atre of Rock­away, NJ, will be pre­sent­ing a pro­duc­tion of It Takes A Rain­bow, an orig­i­nal musi­cal I wrote with […]

It Takes A Rainbow” at the Bell and Barter Theater this June

On June 5, 6, and 7th, The Bell and Barter The­atre of Rock­away, NJ, will be pre­sent­ing a pro­duc­tion of It Takes A Rain­bow, an orig­i­nal musi­cal I wrote with […]

The premiere of Richard D. Russell's NeverSummer was April 1, 2015, with the New Jersey Baroque Orchestra conducted by Robert W. Butts.

NeverSummer Orchestra Premiere

The pre­miere of Richard D. Russell’s Nev­er­Sum­mer was April 1, 2015, with the New Jer­sey Baroque Orches­tra con­ducted by Robert W. Butts.

“To A Muse,” with book and lyrics by Emily Clare Thomp­son, was per­formed Feb­ru­ary 25, 2015 at the school where she teaches in East Hanover, NJ. This was the sec­ond per­for­mance; […]

Success for “To A Muse”

To A Muse,” with book and lyrics by Emily Clare Thomp­son, was per­formed Feb­ru­ary 25, 2015 at the school where she teaches in East Hanover, NJ. This was the sec­ond performance; […]

I will be pre­sent­ing a lec­ture at Eth­i­cal Cul­ture Fieldston’s “A Day of Inno­va­tion in Teach­ing” on Feb­ru­ary 17, 2015. I usu­ally present this lec­ture to ele­men­tary school chil­dren, but […]

Innovation in Teaching Lecture

I will be pre­sent­ing a lec­ture at Eth­i­cal Cul­ture Fieldston’s “A Day of Inno­va­tion in Teach­ing” on Feb­ru­ary 17, 2015. I usu­ally present this lec­ture to ele­men­tary school chil­dren, but […]

“To A Muse,” a 2012 musi­cal I wrote with Emily Clare Thomp­son, is hav­ing a repeat per­for­mance on Feb­ru­ary 25, 2015 at the Cen­tral School in East Hanover. Emily wrote […]

To A Muse” musical to repeat

To A Muse,” a 2012 musi­cal I wrote with Emily Clare Thomp­son, is hav­ing a repeat per­for­mance on Feb­ru­ary 25, 2015 at the Cen­tral School in East Hanover. Emily wrote […]

“Three Part­ings” for soprano and piano trio will be per­formed Tues­day, Feb­ru­ary 24 at Saint Peter’s Church at Cit­i­group Cen­ter. The con­cert is being pre­sented by the New York Com­posers […]

Three Partings” on February 24 Concert

Three Part­ings” for soprano and piano trio will be per­formed Tues­day, Feb­ru­ary 24 at Saint Peter’s Church at Cit­i­group Cen­ter. The con­cert is being pre­sented by the New York Composers […]

This update is late in arriv­ing, but this New Year hol­i­day sea­son I’ve been reminded that I did a pod­cast inter­view with com­poser and music pro­ducer Char­lie McCar­ron a long, […]

Composing Interview with Composer Quest’s Charlie McCarron

This update is late in arriv­ing, but this New Year hol­i­day sea­son I’ve been reminded that I did a pod­cast inter­view with com­poser and music pro­ducer Char­lie McCar­ron a long, […]

“It Takes A Rain­bow” with book and lyrics by Emily Clare Thomp­son and music by Richard D. Rus­sell, had its sec­ond pro­duc­tion on May 8, 2014. Every­one seems to agree this […]

It Takes A Rainbow” second production

It Takes A Rain­bow” with book and lyrics by Emily Clare Thomp­son and music by Richard D. Rus­sell, had its sec­ond pro­duc­tion on May 8, 2014. Every­one seems to agree this […]

“The Rose Cycle” is a new com­po­si­tion for soprano and string quar­tet, and it pre­miered April 22, 2014. The con­cert was pre­sented by the New York Com­posers Cir­cle at Saint […]

The Rose Cycle” premiere

The Rose Cycle” is a new com­po­si­tion for soprano and string quar­tet, and it pre­miered April 22, 2014. The con­cert was pre­sented by the New York Com­posers Cir­cle at Saint […]

“Three Part­ings” — my song cycle of three three set­tings of Lord Byron poetry–received a spe­cial per­for­mance on April 12, 2014. This was not a stan­dard con­cert con­cert of music; the […]

Three Partings” special performance at Lord Byron Festival

Three Part­ings” — my song cycle of three three set­tings of Lord Byron poetry–received a spe­cial per­for­mance on April 12, 2014. This was not a stan­dard con­cert con­cert of music; the […]

Along with Emily Clare Thomp­son, my col­lab­o­ra­tor, I attended the pre­miere of our newest musi­cal, A Knight at the Round Table, on March 13, 2014. Emily not only writes book and […]

New Musical premieres

Along with Emily Clare Thomp­son, my col­lab­o­ra­tor, I attended the pre­miere of our newest musi­cal, A Knight at the Round Table, on March 13, 2014. Emily not only writes book and […]

On June 6, 2013 the Cen­tral School at East Hanover, NJ pre­sented “Win­ner Takes All!” This is my col­lab­o­ra­tor Emily Clare Thompson’s adap­ta­tion of Shakespeare’s “Love’s Labour’s Lost.” The set­ting […]

Winner Takes All! Pictures

On June 6, 2013 the Cen­tral School at East Hanover, NJ pre­sented “Win­ner Takes All!” This is my col­lab­o­ra­tor Emily Clare Thompson’s adap­ta­tion of Shakespeare’s “Love’s Labour’s Lost.” The setting […]

On May 30, 2013 I pre­sented a new lec­ture at Cen­tral School in East Hanover, NJ. For sev­eral years I have gone there and lec­tured on find­ing the hero myth […]

New Lecture presented at New Jersey School

On May 30, 2013 I pre­sented a new lec­ture at Cen­tral School in East Hanover, NJ. For sev­eral years I have gone there and lec­tured on find­ing the hero myth […]

“It Takes A Rain­bow” with book and lyrics by Emily Clare Thomp­son and music by Richard D. Rus­sell, pre­miered May 9, 2013. It’s a very good show in its sim­plic­ity. The […]

Photos from “It Takes A Rainbow”

It Takes A Rain­bow” with book and lyrics by Emily Clare Thomp­son and music by Richard D. Rus­sell, pre­miered May 9, 2013. It’s a very good show in its sim­plic­ity. The […]

The pro­gram for last night’s pre­miere per­for­mance of “It Takes A Rain­bow” is very nicely designed! Stu­dents from the school did the art­work… lizards, frogs, and tadpoles. Pho­tos from the […]

It Takes a Rainbow — program

The pro­gram for last night’s pre­miere per­for­mance of “It Takes A Rain­bow” is very nicely designed! Stu­dents from the school did the art­work… lizards, frogs, and tad­poles. Pho­tos from the […]

Today I trav­eled to East Hanover, NJ to par­tic­i­pate in rehearsals for two new musi­cals. I’ve writ­ten the music and my col­lab­o­ra­tor Emily Thomp­son Schweer is the lyri­cist and book […]

New Spring Musicals to premiere

Today I trav­eled to East Hanover, NJ to par­tic­i­pate in rehearsals for two new musi­cals. I’ve writ­ten the music and my col­lab­o­ra­tor Emily Thomp­son Schweer is the lyri­cist and book […]

On Fri­day March 22, the New York Com­posers Cir­cle pre­sented an “Encores” Out­reach Pro­gram at the JASA West Side Com­mu­nity Cen­ter on the upper west side of Man­hat­tan. Flautist Michael […]

Fast Tides, Slow Tides at NYCC Outreach event

On Fri­day March 22, the New York Com­posers Cir­cle pre­sented an “Encores” Out­reach Pro­gram at the JASA West Side Com­mu­nity Cen­ter on the upper west side of Man­hat­tan. Flautist Michael […]

Once again, my fre­quent col­lab­o­ra­tor, Emily Thomp­son, asked me to lec­ture to her class of young­sters at the school where she teaches: Cen­tral School in East Hanover, NJ. I went […]

Lecture at Central School in NJ (Feb. 22, 2013)

Once again, my fre­quent col­lab­o­ra­tor, Emily Thomp­son, asked me to lec­ture to her class of young­sters at the school where she teaches: Cen­tral School in East Hanover, NJ. I went […]

Page 1 of 1512345...Last »