As a chorister at St Paul's Cathedral, Richard Tanner took part in many world class recordings, including sessions with Paul McCartney and Elton John.
In more recent years he has worked on over fifty recording projects as a conductor, organist, accompanist and record producer. As a producer he has worked with many Cathedral Choirs.
His recording for Naxos of The Manchester Carols, a collaboration with former Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, achieved no. 4 in the Gramophone Charts in January 2010.