“I am drawn to Rivky by her raw talent. What I love about her as an artist is the strength in her vulnerability- absolutely beautiful. I can’t wait to hear more from her!” –Grammy Winner, Amy Lee, Evanescence
Hear Mr. Honey (Amy Lee/Rivky): https://soundcloud.com/rivkygee/hear-me-mr-honey
Rivky is a writer-painter-vocalist-banterer living with a form of schizophrenia, trying to get by in NYC just like any other old lunatic. An advocacy speaker giving musical performances while speaking of her lived experiences to students and mental health initiatives, shining a light on psychosis. Her music has been nominated and produced by Grammy-winning Amy Lee of Evanescence. Her career jump started composing for Off-Broadway where she met her bestie and 2 fingered Cello talent Brian Sanders. They play when they can and she keeps on keeping on when she can. With a giggle and a wink and one rolling tear for an added dose of a high end Jaques Brelian-Freddie Mercury Bourgeois.
Find her on insta: @Rivkyisms
Spoken Word: Final Closing Number (Catch 22) With Maya Angelou intro: https://soundcloud.com/rivkygee/catch-22-feb-25-2018-1
Rivky’s paintings have been exhibited and sold to well known collectors, like Karl Hagberg, Heidi Rigney, Sheila and James Gray, former president of Macy’s. Her essays and artwork have been published in Yale’s literary magazine, The Mighty, Yahoo!, ROAR, Coffin Bell Journal, among others. She’s also received scholarship awards for The Full Moon Arts residency, exhibiting her work in The Hamptons, and a most wild adventure meeting Dr. Patch Adams, (a.k.a. Robin Williams film), and his “Gesundheit!” Institute for creative healing in medicine!
“A powerful, powerful singer. Capable of reaching notes too high and low for most -and capable of hitting them with emotion.” -Howard Bloom, Former publicist for Billy Joel and Prince
Live at Birdland Jazz Club in NYC: https://www.facebook.com/RIVKYGMUSIC/videos/1111023862365724/
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