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Richard Fields

Richard Fields made his solo debut at age sixteen with the New World School of the Arts high school in Miami. He went on to win awards in the Jazz at Lincoln Center Competition hosted by Wynton Marsalis. Based in New York City, he performs regularly with ensembles such as the New World Symphony, Miami Symphony, Broward Symphony, Ensemble du Monde, Bravo Vail Valley Festival Brass Quintet, and the National Symphony Orchestra of Merida Mexico.

He received his B.M and M.M from State University of New York Purchase, where his principal teachers were Graham Ashton, Rich Klemer and Lee Soper. He has also participated in several music festivals, including the Las Vegas Music Festival and the Luzerne Music Center.

As a smooth jazz artist Mr. Fields is in high demand and as a composer and performer.

He has been a member of Ensemble du Monde since 2005.