Mr. Burdick is a U. S. & Canadian Citizen    

Richard BURDICK  

HORN (French horn, Baroque Horn, Natural Horn)

3245 Robinson Street
Regina, S4S 1V8
Saskatchewan, Canada
(306) 949-9412

Current Period (2003-):
•Regina Symphony Orchestra, Regina Chamber players 1st Horn
  (full-time work) 2003 – present
  Summer work in California:
• Music In The Mountains: 3rd horn, 1993 – 2015; 1st horn 2016

3rd Period (1996-2003):
• Bear Valley Music Festival: 1st & 3rd horn, 1992 -2007
• Napa Symphony: 1st horn, & 2000 - 2003 (2nd horn 1997-1999)
• North State Orchestra: 1st horn 2001- 2003
• Sacramento Opera: 1st Horn, 1999 & 2001- 3; 3rd 97-98 & 2000; 4th horn, 1991-6
• Sacramento Philharmonic: 2nd Horn, 1998 - 2003
   (plus some 1st & 3rd)
• Strauss Festival (summer festival): 1st  horn 1991- 2009
   (didn’t hire orch. since 2010)

2nd Period (1990-1996):
• Sacramento Symphony: 4th Horn 1990 - 1996 (bankruptcy)

1st period:
• Napa Symphony: 1st horn 1988-90, 4th Horn c. 1985-88
• Lamplighters orchestra in San Francisco: 2nd horn 1987-1990

Before moving to Canada Richard Had performed as first horn with:
The California Ballet,  Classical Philharmonic, Chico Symphony, Concerto Orchestra in San Francisco, Jarvis Conservatory Opera in Napa, Modesto Symphony, North Valley Symphony Orchestra, Rhonert Park Chamber Orchestra, Sacramento Philharmonic, San Juaquin Ballet Orchestra, Santa Rosa Symphony, Tahoe Festival,
U. C. Davis Opera – Emperor Norton premier, Vallejo Symphony, & West Bay Opera

Section horn with:
California Symphony, Fresno Philharmonic, Marin Symphony, Monterey Symphony, Oakland East Bay Symphony, San Francisco Ballet (2nd, 3rd & 4th!), San Jose Symphony, Santa Rosa Symphony, Utah Symphony  & more

Recordings (CD's)
Mr. Burdick has many self-produced CD’s
Please see full list of CD's

Richard performs numerous (139 counted) solo concerts & concerti:

140) April 2017 Richard Will perform Strauss’ 2nd horn Concerto with RSO
139) Burdick's Broken Trio: April 17, 2016: Richard, Oscar & Henry Burdick in brass trios
138) Saint-Seans Romance Op. 67 on Univ. of Regina Brass Day
136-7) Telemann Horn Concerto with the RSO Core
134-5) Brahm's Horn Trio
133) Burdick's Baroque Quartet
131 & 132) October 19 & 20, 2013, Regina Symphony Chamber Players Government House series: Mozart Horn quintet on natural horn went very well this weekend, It was a great pleasure to be working with Van Armenian, our guest concertmaster from Montreal
130) US Premeiere of VISTA I at IHS 44 Sympsious in Denton , TX
129) SOLO recital at St. Lukes Anglican Church April 29, 2012 (premiere of Vistas 1-3)
128) Haydn's Horn Concerto No. 1 with the RSO Chamber Players December 9, 2011 (first Library Concert)
127) Recital June 27, 2011 in Rossmoor, Calif. with Dora Burdick, piano
Music of Planel, Beethoven, Bach, Bruch, Handel, Sinigaglia and Kofron.
126) First ever classical horn & piano recital in Canada with Dora Burdick, piano
Music of Planel, Beethoven, Bach, Bruch, Handel, Sinigaglia and Kofron.
(performed six times May 25-29)
125) RSO Chamber Players' Boisterous Baroque: Quantz horn concerto on the Baroque horn
and Bach's BWV 88 overture Bass solo on horn

124) Conservatory of Music recital with Amon's quintet, opus 110
123) Per sonator, baroque horn music of Bodinus & others
122) Horn & Harp for College
121) Swing into Spring 3/ 14 & 15 / 2009 Dauprat Qunitete opus 6 #2
120) RSO Chamber players Heavenly harp concert Naderman Nocture for horn & Harp 2/21 & 22, 2009
119) The Cosbeys and Friends Sunday, January 4, 7:30 pm 2009
Westminster U. Church HeinRichard Domnich: Horn concerto No. 1

118) July 24th 2008 in Rossmore, California with Dora Burdick, piano
117) August 2nd 2007 in Rossmore, California with Dora Burdick, piano
116) Dauprat's 3rd Horn concerto with the Nexen Regina Symphony Chamber Players April 21st & 22nd, 2007 see program
115) Nov. 5th 2006 Mozart 2nd Horn concerto with Regina Symphony Orchestra performed Mozart 2nd Horn concertoat 35 school concerts with RSO (Nat. Hn.)
114) 11/14/1004 Univ. of Regina Faculty Concert Schubert "Auf Dem Strom", Dauprat Sonata, op. 7
113) 10-21-04 Solo recital in Darke Hall, Conservatory of Music Regina, SK Canada
& over one-hundred more going back to 1977
1)  1/'77 Telemann Concerto In D with the Berkeley Youth Orchestra

Search I Ching Music:

CD42 I sound My Horn

CD42 cover-88CD42
Music of
B. Heiden and Burdick


CD41 American Horn Music vol. 2

Burdick's CD41Music by:
R. Burdick
J. Graas, R. Johnson
J. Ott, A. M. Ingalis
A. D. Schmutz, T. Strong

CD40 Retrospective II
Horn Quartets No's 1 - 5

Burdick's CD40Retrospective II
Horn Quartets:
No. 1, Op. 39,
No. 2, Op. 51,
 No. 3, Op. 136,
  No. 4, Op. 149,
                       No. 5, Op. 154

CD39 Bach by Popular Demand

CD39 A sequel toCD39 cover-88
R. Burdick's
Easter Oratorio CD and his Favorites CD Bach Cantatas, 26, 84 & 99

CD38 Matthew Locke:
Broken & Flatte Consorts

CD38 Richard Burdick performs trios from the late renaissance: CD 38 Locke-Brokenall 6 Broken Consort Suites and both Flatte Consort suites - 36 track of Christmas like music.

CD37 Microtonal music of Richard Burdick

CD37 Richard Burdick's compositions:
Earth & Moon, Op. 202
Polar Flux, Op. 204 Microtonal music of Richard Burdick

A multi-track recording of Mr. Burdick:
A microtonal duet (Op. 204) & quartet (Op. 202)

64 tones per octave.

CD36 Classical Natural Horn
Music By Duvernoy & Schneider

CD36 Classical Natural Horn
Music By Duvernoy & Schneider

CD36 Natural horn Burdick Beautiful authentic practice classical era natural horn music, for horn trio and duo.

A very popular style of music in Beethoven's lifetime.

CD35 Twenty-Two Trios
for Horns

CD35 Twenty-two Trios
fCD35or Horn, Op. 156

Nothing else like it for horn ensemble! These trios are full of memorable tunes interwoven in fascinating ways, with wonderful twists and turns.

CD34 Natural Horn Music FOUND

Thanks to IMSLP a number of works have come to my attention from moderately obscure CD34composers, which I'm happy to present here performed on the Natural horn. Nineteenth Century composers Du Puy, Comte de Champigny, Alexandre Javault, Johann Peter Heuschekel. Released February 2013.

CD32 American Horn Music
American Horn Music
of the 40's & 50's


“This CD proves that what may have sounded weird sixty years ago now sounds normal and often beautiful.”

There are many lesser-known 20th century composers, who have great worth!

Let’s not forget the music of:
Wendell Otey
Alan Hovhaness
Henry Cowell
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Gunther Schuller.