A Zack-of-all-trades! Composer, Singer, Trumpeter, Conductor, Teacher, Musician, Photographer, and Artist. Born in 1987, Zack is a native of Ashtabula, OH. He grew up in a musical family with a mother who loved to sing and a father who sings and plays trumpet. He received a BM in Trumpet Performance and a MM in Choral Conducting while also studying Composition from The University of Akron. Zack is the Music Director at First Lutheran Church in Strongsville, OH where he directs the Brass, Bell, Chancel and Youth Choirs. He teaches private lessons and performs in musical ensembles throughout Ohio. For more visit www.zackrichards.com and follow Facebook @zackrichardsmusic, Instagram @zackrichardsmusic and Twitter @ZRichardsMusic.