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Richard Sellers

Richard Sellers has been playing drums professionally for over twenty years. In that time, he has performed with countless groups and ensembles in a variety of styles, including straight-ahead jazz, avant-garde jazz, Brazilian, Latin, funk and hip-hop. Richard recorded with the


Internationally acclaimed Mike Wofford/ Holly Hofmann quintet for their 2014 release “Turn Signal” which featured trumpeter Terrell Stafford. He has also enjoyed a lasting musical liaison with (bassist) Rob Thorsen and (vocalist) Ruby Presnell, with a popular band called Ruby Blue. 


Richard has become one of the premier drummers in Southern California, and finds himself sharing the stage with world class artists such as Hubert Laws, Terrell Stafford, Kenny Rankin, Kamau Kenyatta, Mike Wofford, Bob Magnusson, Marshall Hawkins, Clare Fischer, Gary Foster, Andy Simpkins, and Jackie and Roy. These players and many others respected him immediately for his uncanny talent with brushes, his undeniable energy, and his strict attention to dynamics and groove. 

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