Rich brings over 25 years of Barbershop experience to the stage as a chorus director and singer. He started singing Barbershop music with his dad and two brothers when he was in high school. While Rich prefers to sing the Baritone part in Barbershop harmony, he has also sung Lead and Tenor parts.
Rich has taught music in public schools for the past 27 years and has conducted choirs in Canada, Africa, and Europe. He has won numerous awards at both "Classical" and "Jazz" festivals throughout the United States. Rich is the Department Chairman at Timberline High School, Boise Idaho. He teaches A Cappella Choir, Cantor Bel, Encore, Simply Jazz and Music Theory. Rich is married and has four children.