Currently a faculty member at Otterbein College and Denison University, Lopez has also taught at the University of Akron, Ohio State University and at Capital University. Lopez recently spent a year living and performing in Los Angeles where he appeared in jazz venues at several clubs in the city. He has produced two CD’s “The Richard Lopez Trio: Live at Rigsby’s”, “Too Far North”, a jazz quartet, which performs Lopez’s original compositions in clubs and jazz festivals.
Lopez has composed soundtracks for a variety of commercial, educational, corporate and children’s video projects. His original composition, “Blues and Variations” for piano, was commissioned for Capital University’s “Grand Piano Series,” where it received its premiere.
Find Rich Lopez on the Web: http://www.richardlopezpianist.com/