Richard Norris is a composer for theatre, film, song and contemporary performance with a strong interest in fusing genres and working in different performance spaces. Over the last year Richard has been working on the music for film, The Bricklayer (Panaseer 21), Yoga Documentary Part and Parcel (Pink Namaste) and a new album, Diary of a Decade, co-written with guitarist and world musician, Tekin Mustafa.
Recent companies that Richard has provided music for include Oakham's Razor, Queen Elizabeth Hall, St.Martin's in the Fields, Crew Clothing, Cambridge University and The Old and Young Vic. Richard set up the Opposites React concert series with seven composers and songwriters and musicians a couple of years ago, working closely with the Bergersen Quartet among others. The artwork for the Opposites React album is underway with the amazing Lisa Hayden-Miller. Many events and offshoots of this are in development for 2014.
Richard has a Doctorate in Composition from Royal Holloway, University of London.