Rudy Cortese is a singer, songwriter and composer from Cortland, NY. He is a five time winner of the Four Corner States Banjo Championships, and also an Arizona state banjo champion, as well as winning numerous contests in the southwest region. Rudy’s invigorating charisma on stage and off is undeniable and his energy is passionate and infectious. His original songs come from the heart and from a love for the earth and music. His look and sound are all his own, reflecting the road he has traveled, “a long, tumultuous, toilsome road, not a smooth one paved with gold”. Rudy captures the essence of our connectedness by enveloping the audience with his powerful songwriting abilities and arrangements, inviting the listener to take a journey into the life experiences that we all share.
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