“Those who believe that dance music and string quartets should not mix may be horrified. Personally, I loved it” – Anglia Squared
“Complex, evocative soundscapes” – Artdesk
Richard Norris is a composer working with both acoustic and electronic music. He has a Ph.D in composition under Brian Lock from Royal Holloway, University of London, which his upcoming large-scale fusion album, Opposites React, partly contributed towards. This has since led to live events exploring new pieces and interesting locations.
Richard won the Royal Television Society’s Best Promotional Video award 2016 and his score for Part and Parcel was nominated for the Best Original Score at the International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema 2106. Richard composed the music for the short film, Cross, which is currently showing at international film festivals including Talahasee, Bilbao, Southampton and Mamaris. He has also written and performed for the BBC, Channel 4, X-Factor, Young Vic, Royal Festival Hall and Soho Theatre.
Richard is the co-founder of Unorthodox Audio, a new sample library company producing libraries with unconventional and new approaches.