The prestigious and trendy City Winery on the Hudson is proud to present global musical fantasy Randy Edelman on Sunday, August 28, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. The award-winning composer will feature music, stories and songs drawn from the soundscape of his incredible ongoing journey as he presents “A Life in 80 Minutes”.
As a pop music time traveler, Randy’s songs are the language of the spirit and the twilight of humanity. He first became a smash hit on the iconic UK chart series ‘Top of the Pops’ with his songs ‘Uptempo Woman’ and ‘Concrete and Clay’. He went on to write some of the most popular songs of our time for the most relevant and popular artists, including “A Weekend in New England” (recorded by Barry Manilow), “Isn’t it a Shame” (recorded by Patti LaBelle and hip-hop superstar Nelly), “You” (recorded by The Carpenters) and countless others.
He’s currently celebrating his international post-pandemic anthemic anomaly on Billboard’s “Comin’ Out the Other Side,” and his rising new R&B hit “How Could I Let You Go.”
As one of the foremost visionaries in film music, he composed some of the finest orchestrations known to man for over 100 blockbuster films. He brought to life such films as ‘My Cousin Vinny’, ‘The Last of the Mohicans’, ‘Dragonheart’, ‘The Mask’, ‘Billy Madison’, ‘While You Were Sleeping’, ‘The Skulls’, ‘XXX “, “Gettysburg”, “Kindergarten Cop”, “Twins”, and many others. He also wrote the themes for the hit TV series “MacGyver”, ESPN, the Olympics and even NASA. He has performed in the biggest arenas on the planet such as the Budokan in Japan and the London Palladium, from conducting massive orchestras to opening Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention.
After a multiplicity of sold-out performances at some of New York’s most elite venues, Randy Edelman will grace the stage at the City Winery sharing the highlights of his career in an intimate cascade of movie medleys and romantic song lyrics that are simply literature from the heart. Audiences are captivated by his whimsical anecdotes and captivating narratives. In a heap of notes all hung in the middle of the heavens, Randy will stage the tapestry of this music taking refuge in familiar echoes…
“Randy Edelman and his music are a tribute to the human race”… Pop Icon Magazine
“He’s a musical hero on every level whose work is most enduring…in other words, he rocks the house”… New York Daily News Online
“With a spirit I have inside and a feeling of youth, Randy Edelman romances his followers with his unseen musical sincerity”…Louder Than War
“The Steve Jobs of music, Randy’s musical framework has the power to change humanity”… New York Weekly Times
Get your tickets for Randy Edelman’s ‘Around the World in 80 Minutes’ show at City Winery on Sunday, August 28e2022 here: