Richard Burton Musical Biography
I've played with, Clarice Assad, Keita Ogawa, Bill Goodwin, Glenn Ferracone, Ron Thomas, Adam Niewood,
Mike Falcone, Dave Liebman, Tony Marino, Johnny DeFrancesco, Bob Dorough, Chico Huff, Nancy Reed, Bill Washer, Lee Smith, Vic Juris, Su Terry, John Swana, Bobby Rose, Paul Klinefelter, Joe Mullen, Evan Gregor, Joe Michaels, Peter Paulsen, Ray Ferretti, Steve Hall, Kristin Garson, Marc Adler, Sissy Castrogiovanni, Lara Bello, Patrick McGee, Bob Ackerman, Pam Purvis, Wayne Smith, Adrian Moring, Connor Koch, Denny Carrig, Billy
Gee, Matthew Weaver, Spencer Reed, Tom Kozic, Ron Oswanski, Dan Wilkins, Vaughn Stoffey, Bill Warfield,
Ed Hudak, Rich Jenkins, Lou Spagnola, Michael Stephans, Randy Chase, Tom Reese, Laurie Haines Reese, Dave Wilson, Tyler Dempsey, Nic Cacioppo, Mike Byrne, Don Mikkelsen, Ross Patterson, Roger Morgan, Brent Shallcross, Al Moretti, Spike Coleman, Guy Russel, Rich Kelley, Ted Baker, Terry Klinefelter, Ellen Liebowitz,
Bill Zinno, Donny Syracuse, James McLaughlin, Seth Mellon, Cliff Kellum, Robert Campbell, Rich Carley, Bill Stump, Jeff Aarons, Roger Adler, Larry Davidson, Rachel Marzella, Mark Moss, Dale Dallabrida, Dave Schaeffer, Bob Sabellico, Fred Biondi, John Hays, Lee Southall, Jim Zoller, Liz Morgan, Ed Boyer, Bill Zinno, Vince Zinno, Steve Zinno, Paul Columbo, Mark DeCozio, Larry Toth, Mike Palmer, Bruce Walkley, Robert Obst, Dwight Fenderson, Al Chambers, Jay Julian, Reese Williams, Tony Ross, Rick Rossi, John Natalie, Nick Felice, Mark Jones, Glenn Bottje, John Zolecki, Rudy Rubini, Bill Grabowski, Don Grabowski, Kevin McConnell, Tom Cohen, Steve Beskrone, Tom Stevenson, Steve Carl, John Lilley, Billy Brown, Larry Martin, Joe Kearney, Sean Townsend, Galen Haines, Bill Archibald, Al Lunsford, J.P. VanHoy, Brenda Evans, Chuck Wine, Ron Oester, Larry Toth, Bob Sudar, Dale Devoe, ,
Michele Leigh,, Justin Sekelewski, Carl Kingery, Lynn Coleman, Fred Biondi, Hank Carter, Cooke Harvey, Neal Tillotson, Samantha Neilson, Marc Gerstine, Bob Jones, Doug Wilfert, Lenny Pierro, Clay Lunsford, Bobby Fanelli, Rob Mastripolito, Norm Manno, Brian Fitzy, Luke Ferracone, Christian Klinefelter, Bill Smith, Regina Sayles, Bob Carl, Glenn Glatz, Kenny Vogel, Rich Postak, Nils Mossblatt, Parke Schissler, Tim Wolfe, Alex Desrivieres, Eduardo Sinay, Will Schafer, Jay Leonhardt, Kelly Green, Steve Hahn, Debbie Nowinski, Lou Spagnola, Steve Kollinok, Ryan Palermo, Oscar Williams, Leo Yucht, Bruce McCoy, Dave Key, Mario Pino, Brian Delp, Don Schiff, Keith Parkard and many more that I'm trying to remember.
Bands I’ve played with: The Gross National Product, Mahogany, Orion, Life, Circuit, Omnistoke, Eklipse, Con Brio, Mike Falcone Quartet, Burton/Ferretti Project, Burton/Garson Duo, Falcone/Burton Duo, Moretti/Burton Duo, Johnny DeFrancesco and Soul Patch, Burton/Kearney Duo, Burton/Shallcross Duo, Seth Mellon Duo, and the Richard Burton Faux Organ Trio, Bill Goodwin Quartet, Clarice Assad & Friends, The Reese Project, Rich Jenkins Duo and the North Carolina Thumbpickers. For the most of my music career, I've worked as a solo pianist. I have played piano at restaurants, bars, cafes, country clubs, houses of worship, wedding venues, jazz festivals, farmer's markets, funeral homes, nursing homes, private homes, bookstores, parks, museums, schools and shopping malls for the past 40 years.