The Folk Rock Rabbi
Gedalya also known as The Folk Rock Rabbi is a singer/songwriter based in New York. Exploring themes of faith, hardships, and growth, his music is reaching a growing audience around the globe, touching listener’s hearts in every corner of the world.
An avid poet from a young age, Gedalya spent his teenage years writing poetry before taking up piano at the age of 17 and putting his words to music. He began performing at open mics around New York City in his early twenties and has been playing live shows for the past twenty years, gaining a dedicated fan base along the way. Gedalya takes inspiration from his spirituality and his experiences of travelling through different cultures, incorporating his perception of world issues and mankind into his music.
Since 2018, Gedalya has released four EPs ‘Man of Faith’, ‘Pulling Strings’, ‘2020 Visionary’ and My Little World as well as his latest singles for 2022.
In 2020 with the release of 2020 Visionary Gedalya received worldwide radio airplay and excellent reviews for his songs Conspiracy Theories and The Lord is Kind. In early 2021, Gedalya shared I'm Not an Angel, a new single from his latest EP ‘My Little World’, an upbeat folk-rock ballad which has already received raved reviews from professionals in the industry. Presently he is writing new songs while performing in New York City venues.
In addition, he also visits prisons, rehabs and hospitals with his non-profit organization 'A New Song USA' which is dedicated to using the power of music to unite, inspire and give strength to people from all walks of life.
Gedalya continues to build his musical catalogue and is looking forward to sharing more of his message with people all over the globe.