Richardson has studied shakuhachi for over 25 years and teaches
and performs regularly in Texas and around the United States. He
focuses on the use of shakuhachi as a hoki or Zen instrument and
his recent recording, Shakuhachi Meditations Music emphasizes this
aspect of suizen practice. Stan has performed throughout Japan with
members of Kisui-an shakuhachi dojo and lives in Dallas, Texas where
he teaches in his small dojo.