The talented, in-demand Composer Richard Freitas for years split his time between Connecticut and NYC, and wrote over 1,200 pieces of music broadcast in some 60 countries. He garnered three Emmy nominations, two Grammy nominations, and seven International Telly Awards, plus his music was recently featured on Burn Notice and Season 4 of Mad Men. Richard has written, arranged, and produced music for CBS, NBC, ABC, FOX, MTV, AMC, TNT, HBO, Disney, Sony, and many more, plus promos for Ugly Betty, Grey's Anatomy, Desperate Housewives, 20/20, General Hospital, and Jimmy Kimmel.
Richard Freitas's music has been heard on Burn Notice, How I Met Your Mother, American Idol, Let's Make a Deal, Mad Men, The Defenders, Saturday Night Live, America's Got Talent, The Closer, Better Off Ted, House, So You Think You Can Dance, Royal Pains, 90210, Sesame Street, Mr. Rogers, Square OneTV, Rosie O’Donnell, Passions, American Pickers, and The X-Files. It also has been featured in commercials for Master Card Priceless, Mars Candy Bars, Jenny Craig, Avon, Old Navy, Verizon, Subway, Dairy Queen, I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter, Toys R Us, Mattel, and in video games such as BioShock 2 for X Box 360 and Play Station 3.
Richard shared his fantastic, storied musical career with his wife, Gerri Brioso (Producer, Director and Composer), and a big, fuzzy, goofy, sweetheart of a dog named Tootsie.
An uptempo bluesy track featuring hot picking guitars, organ and rhythm section. Driving, pulsating and fun, this is a great track for fast moving montages, chase scenes, comedy scenes. Lively, sexy, cruising music, car music, club scenes, radio, jukebox, Nashville funky. Smokey and the Bandit, Instrumental, Country, Country Two-Step, Richard Freitas
A slow country piano blues in the style of Floyd Cramer with his classic 1950s piano licks. Piano is supported by rhythm section and strings. Slow and catchy. Bluesy, country, piano, Floyd Cramer, slow, sexy, bar scenes, club scenes, jukebox, flirtatious, dating music, baby boomer ad campaigns, Instrumental, Country, Classic Country, Richard Freitas
Bluegrass track featuring banjo, guitar and piano. Fun, energetic, toe tapping music well suited for montages, chase scenes, party scenes, comedy and tongue in cheek situations. Western clothes ad campaigns, liquor ad campaigns, dog products ad campaigns, truck and car ad campaigns. Americana, Instrumental, Country, Bluegrass, Richard Freitas
Medium tempo, funky, pulsating track with live guitars, bass and drums. Smooth and hot piece suitable for a variety of film/TV and corporate uses. Elegant funk, underscore, rhythmic, sultry, sexy, flirty, Sounds like Niles Rogers/Bernard Edwards productions of Chic. Instrumental, Dramatic, Whimsical Music, Richard Freitas