Rebecca Lang Fiorentino
Philadelphia, PA | View Website
Lead singer/songwriter, Rebecca Lang Fiorentino delivers original and memorable songs that feature simple, heartfelt lyrics on life and love, which at times capture a classic folk sensibility. When not anchoring songs with her guitar, Rebecca picks up her violin and provides another emotional voice to the arrangement. Her debut album, Only Be You came out in 2017 along with Mike McLane on upright bass and Harry Gambrill on dobro, banjo, mandolin and harmony. They've played throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, from it's home base in the Delaware Valley at venues ranging from The Lansdowne Folk Club, Rockwood Music Hall NYC, World Cafe Live Philadelphia, The Folk Project TV Show, The Delmarva Folk Fest, The Philadelphia Folk Festival, Folk Show WXPN with Ian Ziolitor, Indieartst Music Radio, ITNS Radio, XAM Life Radio, Philadelphia FolkSong Society, Delaware Friends of Folk, WXPN Welcomes American Roots Ramble, Ray Naylors Philly Folk Scene WPPM FM, Wilmington Winter Bluegrass Fest and more. Rebecca's song, Give Me Your Tired, taken from the famous Emma Lazarus poem, The New Colossus, was a 2019 finalist at Songs for Social Change (RAWA). She was a finalist on Star Launch 2020 for her song, Suns' Rays. Rebecca also writes many children's songs for her students. As a teacher of Multiple Disabilities, she finds students learn best to communicate with song and motion.