Richard Lieberson was a working guitarist with recordings on Flying Fish. He was also part of Vince Giordano's Nighthawks (a big band specializing in '20s and '30s arrangements) and had a broad background in country, country blues, vintage through '60s jazz, and many R&B styles and artists. He was the author of Old-Time Fiddle Tunes for Guitar and his work appeared in Jazz Guitars, Guitar Player, and Country Musicians. He also wrote various liner notes. Sadly, Lieberson passed away on September 11, 2006.