September 19th, 2022 8pm Stage 1
Ray Rizzo is a singer, writer, and multi-instrumentalist living in Brooklyn NY with roots in the music and arts community of Louisville KY. As a drummer he has recorded with Bob Weir, King Kong, Yo Yo Ma, Glen Hansard, David Pajo, Josh Ritter, Rhett Miller, Days Of The New, Danger Mouse and Sam Cohen. He has produced collaborative live shows of music and theatre in NYC and throughout the eastern United States under his name, Three Ring Bender, and Motherlodge. Rizzo has collaborated on stage works with Adam Rapp, Rachel Chavkin, and New York Shakespeare Festival (12th Night). His songwriting has received a Drama Desk nomination for best music in a play and has been significant in band projects he has fostered over the years. In late 2022 Ray will release his first solo recordings, working with producer/engineer Patrick Dillett (Paul Simon, Angélique Kidjo, Doveman, David Byrne).