Richard’s children’s opera "Get Stuffed" (2008), written with librettist Alexis Diamond for Tapestry Opera in partnership with Words in Motion, is released on DVD with a study guide in French and English (2013) after touring Ontario schools (2009-2012). The Goat's first album, "Blues For Lawrence Street" (1967), with the City Blues is a collectors’ item worldwide and is re-issued on vinyl by Void Records (2014). “Holy Night” (1991) for Japan’s Avex Trax enjoys continued yuletide broadcasts. Richard’s 3 volume guitar method is available through the Arcadia Academy of Music as well as through Goat Music along with his 3 volume Goat Music Blues Guitar.

RECENT COMMISSIONS & PERFORMANCES

-Get Stuffed  (Alexis Diamond, libretto) - tapestry new opera works 

-The Sheik - Victoria Symphony Reel Music 

-Not Committed - Independent Film by Suya Lee 

-Blue Corona - Corona Guitar Kvartet, -Les Nuits de la Guitare 

-Binoculars - tapestry new opera works, word on the street 

-Con Ver Sing - Gary Karr & Kazuhito Yamashita, Yatsugatake, Japan 

-Akimbo - AUIT Vocal Ensemble, Philippines 

-Another Life - Independent Film by Kathy Kay 

PUBLICATIONS

-Arcadia Academy of Music Guitar Method Vol. 1-3 

-Goat Music Blues Guitar Method Vol. 1-3

-Three Etudes, Gendai Guitar, Tokyo, Japan 

-Wrestling Match, West Coast Review, Simon Fraser University Press

-Composers' Corner, Soundboard, Guitar Foundation of America