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Distinguished Horn Player and Composer Richard Bissill on KR Store

About Richard Bissill

Richard is an arranger, composer and horn player. Though widely known as a horn player, Richard has pursued an almost parallel career as an arranger and composer, creating works for the concert hall and the media.

He has had works commissioned by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC, London Brass, British Horn Society and London Symphony Orchestra. He has also written for television and film including Channel 5 and the BBC. 

Richard joined the LSO aged 22, was Principal Horn of the London Philharmonic Orchestra for 25 years and is now Principal Horn of the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. He has been a professor of horn at London's Guildhall School of Music and Drama since 1983.

To find out more about Richard click here.

About 'Waltz For Hannah'

This is beautiful waltz for flute and piano in D major. The KR file holds the flute score, the flute and piano score and the recording, all in perfect sync.

About 'Nunc Est Bibendum'

The title is Latin for 'Let us drink'. It is an unaccompanied virtuosic horn solo in Eb major, masterfully performed by Richard Bissill. It is for Horn in F and features multiple tempo and meter changes.

As always you can download the free KR Player here and download his music in our in-app KR store.