Bianca Richardson

Bianca Richardson

Willow Smith

Bianca C. Richardson is a 27 year old drummer raised in Los Angeles, California. She attended Cypress College, Fullerton College, and transferred to Musician's Institute fall 2013 where she was rewarded 2 Scholarships in total of $13,500! That is only the beginning, in 2014 she entered a contest hosted and funded by Stanley Clarke. She took first place in the competition receiving a $9,000 reward and a written review by Stanley Clarkes' press. She has had many more successes while still maintaining her school work; in 2016 she was the 2nd Runner up for the International "Hit Like a Girl" Contest. This contest opened several doors for her; She was featured on Drum Workshop's Drum Channel and she was a cast member for the web series "The Beat." She also landed THREE magazine reviews by Drummag, TomTom Mag, you can find her on the front cover!

Richardson is well-rounded when it comes to her work, she has an open-minded approach to everything she does. She is a session musician for various recording artists. She is no stranger to arranging, composing, and programs such as Logic and Ableton. Richardson is currently a Musical Director, Drum technician, and a private instructor.

Artists she has performed with: James David (Davie), Brazilian Guitarist/Songwriter; Art Menezes, MTV featured Artist Prime Writez (opening act for T-Pain Tour), Moonchild, Alison Wonderland, Willow Smith, Diana Gordon, Genevieve Artadi, Conan Gray, The Legendary Bass Player; Marcus Miller and many more!

Bianca Richardson is now a 2017 graduate from Musician Institute where she earned her Bachelors degree in Performance Arts and earned the Outstanding Bachelor Student award! She was truly honoured to receive this award and would like to thank Musician's Institute, her family, friends, and peers for all the humbling experiences and opportunities.

Endorsements: Paiste Cymbals, Protec, GoPro, Percussion Kinetics, Evans drumheads, Tama, Ultimate Ears


-Bianca Richardson