Richard Giddens

B&W HoodieBassist Richard Giddens has performed throughout the world with such artists as Charlie Haden, STOMP, The Lost and Found Orchestra, Robert Glasper, Wadada Leo Smith, Larry Goldings, Ideal Bread, Burning Ghosts, Joe LaBarbara, Mary Halvorson and many others.

He is also a current faculty member teaching Jazz Studies and Bass at Fresno State. Giddens is a Tzadik, and Orenda Records recording artist. His debut album “Mimosas” featuring Matt Otto, Adam Benjamin, Storm Nilson, and Tomas Fujiwara is out now on Orenda Records.