Richard Neal is a Connecticut-based multi-instrumentalist (banjo, guitar, mandolin), recording studio operator, producer, session musician, stringed instrument teacher, songwriter, and performer. Visit Richard at


Not mine, the musical.

I'll play guitar in the pit band for the Sacred Heart University production taking place over the weekend of April 4 - 7.

Big fun, visit the school's theater arts site for ticket info.

Let the sun shine in...

The Flagpole Radio Cafe! 

After a lengthy hiatus we're back on the big stage at the Edmond Town Hall this coming Saturday the 9th.

Special guest comedy writer Tom Leopold joins us, you know his work from a number of legendary tv shows too numerous to mention.

Big fun--see you there...

FTSM Songwriting: Part II 

Due to the overwhelming success of our first songwriting workshop, the Fairfield Trumbull School of Music has scheduled a followup session on Saturday, March 9, 3 PM at their Fairfield facility. 

This event is open to the public as well as to FTSM students.

Visit the school's site for contact info.

Hope to see you there...

Birdmen: New Music & Show 

Visit the Music page to hear Forever, For You--a new track from the Birdmen.

And visit Best Video on Friday, January 25. There the Birdmen will appear live, in person, for your listening pleasure...

Reefer Madness... 

...the play--not the activity--will be performed at Sacred Heart University from November 1 - 4 and again from November 8 - 11. I'll be playing guitar in the pit band.

Stockbridge & Berry Present... 

...WMD this coming Sunday, June 24.

Join Kim & Erick at their classy showroom for this free open house concert featuring Matt Kassner, Dan Bonis, and Will Demers performing their blend of American roots-based music. Wine, cheese, and munchies will be provided at this comfortable environment.

Music starts at 1, the showroom is located at 142 Main Street North, Southbury, CT.

Stop by to enjoy the music and browse the furnishings on display--a great way to spend a rainy afternoon!

Clearwater 2018 

Off to the festival--I will be managing the Family Stage once again, stop by to say hello and enjoy the many attractions this event has to offer at this gorgeous riverside site.

Saturday June 16 and Sunday June 17 at Croton-on-Hudson, NY.

Funnel Clouds... 

...hit the area hard, no power or running water, dangerous roadways, fallen trees and wires, cancellations abound, back to normal soon...

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Anne Marie Menta/CD Crowdfunding Show

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Love Tribe, Main St, Branford, CT

Join Anne Marie to help her raise funds for her upcoming full-length recording project. Food, wine, music, meet-and-greet: an early-spring celebration!