Randy Armstrong Solo
2017 New Hampshire Governor’s Arts Awards Winner for Arts Education
2017-2018 Artist In Residence with The Portsmouth Symphony Orchestra
A Guitar and World Music Extravaganza
Randy Armstrong SOLO concerts feature a variety of guitars and over 50 instruments from around the world. NEW HAMPSHIRE MAGAZINE has stated, “He’s more than an expert. Randy Armstrong is an original and a virtuoso of versatility” while DOWNBEAT MAGAZINE called his music, “A marvelous kaleidoscope of shifting melodies, rhythms and instrumental colors.”
Randy Armstrong has mesmerized and entranced audiences throughout the United States, Canada, Alaska, India, West and South Africa, Croatia, Belize, Cuba and Puerto Rico. He has performed at such prestigious venues as Carnegie Recital Hall and Lincoln Center and conducted workshops and educational presentations for thousands of students at schools, universities, and cultural institutions throughout the country.
His “Guitar and World Music Extravaganza” performances take the audience on an incredibly entertaining journey of original World Fusion, Contemporary Jazz, Americana and New Acoustic Music.
Randy is available to perform a dynamic DUO concert featuring a world-class percussionist.
These musicians include drummer, Jose Duque from Venezuela/Miami; longtime music collaborator, Marty Quinn on drums and North Indian tabla: Theo Nii Martey from Ghana/NH USA; and German drummer/percussionist, Bertram Lehmann from Germany/Boston USA.
Performance and Artist Residency Grant Funding Available:
Randy Armstrong uses music for healing and as therapuetic practice for a wide variety of learning disabilities and physical and emotional illnesses.