Northwest Missouri State University
William Richardson serves as Associate Professor of Music at Northwest Missouri State University, where he teaches trumpet and directs the Northwest Jazz Ensemble. He holds degrees from Central Missouri State University (BME), Florida State University (MM-Trumpet Performance and Pedagogy), and the University of Texas at Austin (DMA-Trumpet Performance).
A member of the Saint Joseph (MO) Symphony and the Maguire Street Brass Quintet, Richardson performs Bach Stradivarius and Conn Vintage One trumpets and flugelhorns.
Primary teachers include Dr. Neal Seipp, Mr. Bryan Goff, and Mr. Raymond Crisara.