1944, Belfast. Dick joined the Dominoes in 1962,
replacing Elmer Grey, playing Alto, then Baritone,
then Keyboard. Continued on with the Dominoes
after the Great Schism, when the Group was formed
The Dominoes morphed into Heart and Soul, for
which Dick wrote the brass arrangements and played
Participated in the Great Reunification when the
Group mk 2 was formed in 1969, and played Keyboard.
Was a founder member of Chips, playing Keyboard.
Chips went fulltime pro in 1972, he left to form
Dunno with other former Dominoes members. When this
broke up, he joined the Clubsound to play Keyboard,
Tenor and Percussion.
While in the Clubsound he played Baritone with the
BBC big band. He gave it all up in 1974, and emigrated
to Canada in 1975, where he still lives in Nova
He works as a management consultant to the international