Bio

Richard King is an Associate Professor in the Music Research Department at the Schulich School of
Music of McGill University in  Montreal, and is currently chair of the Sound Recording area. He is an
Educator, Researcher, and a multiple Grammy award winning recording engineer for classical, jazz, and
film score projects. Richard is also part-time faculty at the Banff Centre in the sound and media
department, and a member of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music, Media, and Technology
(CIRMMT). A frequent presenter and panelist for the Audio Engineering Society, he is regularly invited to
speak at various university level recording programs around the world. He holds a Master of Music
degree from McGill University, and a Bachelor of Music degree from Dalhousie University in Halifax,
Nova Scotia. His research interests include small environment & control room acoustics, and
multichannel recording and reproduction.

Select Credits:

Full credits on All Music:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/richard-king-mn0000029634

Recent credits 2009-2014

Beethoven, Period. Matt Haimovitz, Christopher O'Riley - Polyhymnia SACD (2014)

Akoka: Reframing Olivier Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time Matt Haimovitz, Oxingale Records
OX2022 (2014)

John Adams City Noir/Sax Cto David Robertson, St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, Nonesuch B00JL1BIJG
(2014)

Bass & Mandolin Edgar Meyer and Chris Thile, Nonesuch B00MMOGFA6 (2014)

Christmas in New York Renée Fleming, Universal Music B00M856DU6 (2014)

Beethoven, Period. Matt Haimovitz and Christopher O’Riley, Pentatone SACD PTC5186 475 (2014)

Bach: Sonatas and Partitas, Vol 1 (Chris Thile, Mandolin) Nonesuch 535360 (2013)

Culture (John Vanore and Abstract Truth) Acoustical Concepts Inc. AC-47 (2013)

Bach: Sonatas and Partitas (Cecylia Arzewski, Violin) Bridge Records 9358 A/B (2012)

Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra (Alsop/Baltimore Symphony Orchestra) Naxos CD 8.572486 (2012)

French Impressions (Joshua Bell/Jeremy Denk) Sony Classical 88697 820262 (2012)

The Goat Rodeo Sessions Deluxe Edition (Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile -
CD/DVD), Sony Masterworks 88691 97716-2 (2012)

The Goat Rodeo Sessions Live from the House of Blues, iTunes EP release, Sony Masterworks (2012)

ONCE: A New Musical (Original Cast-Various Artists) Sony Masterworks 88691 948242 (2012)

Traveler (Jerry Douglas) Entertainment One EOM-CD 2128 (2012)

Viva Brazil - LIVE (Yo-Yo Ma), iTunes EP release,  Sony Masterworks (2012)

Contagious Words (John Vanore and Abstract Truth) Acoustical Concepts Inc. AC-44 (2011)

Dvorak Symphonies Nos. 7 and 8 on Blu-Ray Disc (Marin Alsop/Baltimore Symphony Orchestra) Naxos
NBD0010 (2011)

Gladwell (Julian Lage Group) Decca Records/Emarcy B0015502-02 (2011)

Glazunov: Complete Concertos. José Serebrier, Russian National Orchestra (Various solists) Warner
Classics 2564 67946-5 (2011)

The Goat Rodeo Sessions (Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile) Sony Classical 88697-
96971-2 (2011)

Ives: Four Sonatas (Hilary Hahn, violin, Valentina Lisitsa, piano) Deutsche Grammophon B00116082-02
(2011)

Miles Espagnole (Chick Corea, Ron Carter, John Scofield, etc) E-1 Music EOM CD 2104 (2011)

Shuffle, Play, Listen (Matt Haimovitz/Christopher O'Riley) Oxingale Records OX2019 (2011)

Vivaldi: The Four Seasons Concertos on Blu-Ray Disc (High Resolution and Surround) (Cho-Liang
Lin/Sejong Orchestra & Anthony Newman) Naxos NBD0016 (2011)

Corigliano: Circus Maximus on Blu-Ray Disc (High Resolution and Surround) (Jerry Junkin/University of
Texas Wind Ensemble) Naxos NBD0008 (2010)

Dvorak Symphony No 6, etc. (Alsop/Baltimore Symphony Orchestra) Naxos CD 8.570995 (2010)

Dvorak Symphonies No 7 & 8 (Marin Alsop/Baltimore Symphony Orchestra) Naxos CD 8.572112 (2010)

Higdon: Violin Concerto - premiere recording (Hilary Hahn/Liverpool Symphony/Vasily Petrenko), also
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto Deutsche Grammofon 000289 477 8777 8 (2010)

Live in Moscow: Rachmaninov - The Bells, etc (José Serebrier/Russian National Orchestra)
Warner           Classics 2564 68025-5 (2010)

Mendelssohn Piano Trios (Emanuel Ax/Yo-Yo Ma/Itzhak Perlman) Sony Classical 88697 52192-2 (2010)

Adams: Dr. Atomic Symphony/Guide to Strange Places (Robertson/St. Louis Symphony Orchestra)
Nonesuch 468220 (2009)

Bernstein: Mass (Sykes, Wulfman, Morgan State University Choir, Peabody Children's Chorus, Baltimore
Symphony, Alsop) Naxos 8.559622-23 (2009)

Joshua Bell at Home With Friends (featuring  Sting, Regina Spektor, Josh Groban, Chris Botti, Dave
Grusin, etc)  Sony Classical 884977378450 (2009)

Lovers, Tales, and Dances (Dominick Farinacci) Koch Records KOC-CD-4597 (2009)

The Melody of Rhythm (Bela Fleck, Zakir Hussain, and Edgar Meyer, Detroit Symphony/Slatkin) E-1
Music KOC CD 2024 (2009)

Rachmaninov plays Rachmaninov (Zenph Re-performance) Sony Classical 88697489712 (2009)

Sounding Point (Julian Lage), Decca Records/Emarcy B0012666-02 (2009)

Verismo (René Fleming, Soprano) Decca 4781533 (2009)



Film Scores, 2009-2013


1.     Rise of the Guardians (Peter Ramsey, director, Alexandre Desplat, composer) Dreamworks
Animation – recorded Renée Fleming for end credits (2012)

2.     Margaret (Kenneth Lonergan, director) Fox Searchlight – recorded and mixed music for one opera
scene (2011)

3.     The Beaver (Jodie Foster, director, Marcelo Zarvos, composer) Summit Entertainment (2011)

4.     Remember Me (Allen Coulter, director, Marcelo Zarvos, composer) Summit Entertainment (2010)

5.     Sin Nombre (Cary Fukunaga, director, Marcelo Zarvos) Focus Features (2009).

6.     Veronika Decides to Die (Emily Young, director, Murray Gold, composer) Das Films/Phase 4 (2009)