Praised for his “clear, expressive playing,” “mature display of pyrotechnics” and “sensitivity to harmonic and formal considerations” , pianist Richard Fountain has steadily garnered praise for his versatile work. Fountain has appeared as soloist with the Marion Philharmonic Orchestra, the UNL Symphony Orchestra, Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra, and the Plainview Symphony Orchestra. Other performance highlights include the American Liszt Festival, the International Double Reed Society, the International Clarinet Association’s ClarinetFest, and the Texas Music Teachers Association Convention. Fountain is an active member of the American Liszt Society and the Texas Music Teachers Association, and served as President of the Lubbock Music Teachers Association. He directs the choir and serves as a chanter at St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church in Lubbock, Texas. You can follow him on Twitter @huskermaestro, or at his website, .
Pianist Richard Fountain presents an exceptional "Kansas City Royals" themed program that will get you excited and ready to cheer on the 2018 Kansas City Royals!!!
Handel - Royal Fireworks overture
Ravel - “Jeux d’eau”
Griffes - “Fountains of the Aqua Paola”
Liszt - “Jeux d’eau de la Villa d’Este”
Gershwin - “Rhapsody in Blue” (solo version)
Debussy - “Feux d’artifice”Chopin Sonata in B minor, Op. 58 finale (pianistic fireworks!) - 5.5
Chopin - Sonata in B minor, Op. 58, Finale