Composer & Performer  •  Recording & Teaching Artist  • Film, Television, Theatre & Dance Scoring

WORLD FUSION

Multi-Instrumentalist

Celebrating Cultural Diversity Through Music

“A marvelous kaleidoscope of shifting melodies, rhythms and instrumental colors.”

DOWNBEAT

“A sure-fingered guitar virtuoso”

THE BOSTON GLOBE

“One of the important contributions to the future of our music.”

DIZZY GILLESPIE

“I commend to you, the listener, this rich pot-pourri that is Do’a. Listen well, and savor: music can nourish a hungry soul.”

PAUL WINTER

“He’s more than an expert. Randy Armstrong is an original…a virtuoso of versatility.”

NEW HAMPSHIRE MAGAZINE

About Randy Armstrong

World Fusion pioneer, Randy Armstrong has appeared on more than 50 albums and music scores for film, theater and dance. He has performed concerts at Carnegie Recital Hall, festivals at Lincoln Center, and has shared the stage with Dizzy Gillespie, Fatoumata Diawara, the Paul Winter Consort, King Sunny Ade, Eddie Palmieri, Babatunde Olatunji, Michael Hedges, Richie Havens, Mose Allison and others.

Randy is co-founder of Do’a World Music Ensemble, Unu Mondo and Beyond Borders and leader of the Randy Armstrong Trio & World Fusion Ensemble. With his collection of more than 300 instruments from around the world, including numerous guitars, sitar, balafon, djembe, Lakota courting flute, koto, charango, mbira, South African marimbas and a wide variety of percussion and stringed instruments, he has amazed audiences throughout the world.

His fifth album with Do’a entitled World Dance, reached the top 10 of several national charts including #7 on Billboard. In 2015, Beyond Borders was nominated for “Best World Album” by the ZMR Music Awards.

Book Randy or one of his ensembles today for an impressive and dynamic music event and multi-cultural experience that will captivate the heart, invigorate the mind and enrich the soul.

Scoring

Find out more about Randy Armstrong’s scoring for film, television, theatre and dance. 

Keynote Speaker & Event Performances

Randy Armstrong keynote speaking engagements cover topics on unity, diversity and the healing aspect of music.