Over the last 30 years Richie focused his energy as both the head of the Jazz department at Westen Conneticut State University and Professor of Jazz Guitar at Berklee College Of Music in Boston.


Hart has performed in Carnegie Hall, Town Hall, The Blue Note, The Village Vanguard, Birdland, Brooklyn Bowl, Smalls Paradise, and The Red Rooster just to name a few NY institutions.  He has performed with Ron Carter, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Freddie Hubbard, Hubert Laws, Don Patterson, Tal Farlow, Jimmy Cobb, Eddie Gomez, Stanley Cowell, Etta Jones, Houston Person, Gary Mazzaroppi, Joe Dukes, Jimmy Lovelace, Eddie Gladden, Marvin Smitty Smith, and Linc Milliman among others.

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