Amy G - Private Music Teacher - Creates A Magical Children's Holiday TV Show on GingerNewYork, NYC

"THIS LITTLE LIGHT OF MINE: MUSIC TO GET YOU THROUGH THE HOLIDAYS" Amy Gruszewski Visits the GNY TV Show with Clayton Bryant & Johnny Turco, along wtih a Group of Her Piano, Voice and Guitar Students. LIVE Performance on Friday Dec 12th, 2pm
Amy Gruszewski - Private Music Teacher - New York City
Amy Gruszewski - Private Music Teacher - New York City
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NEW YORK - Dec. 9, 2014 - PRLog -- Amy Gruszewski, aka Amy G, grew up in Minneapolis, MN, and holds a Bachelor of Music in Education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Raised on piano since the age of 5, she is an R&B/jazz vocalist who loves the blues and hip-hop, as well as, a choir director, composer and songwriter embracing all musical genres.  In NYC over a decade now, she coaches and instructs other budding musicians and performers in piano, voice and guitar.  An entertainer all her life, she hosted her own Open Mic Showcase that was a hit for over 5 years, developed unique interpretations of the great American Songbook repertoire in her work with the elderly, and has been Music Director and arranger for various stage productions and scenarios.

Clayton Bryant: is part of the elite  of the most sought after Solo/Background/Session Vocalists in the music industry. To date, three  of Clayton’s biggest thrills were being featured on the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 25th Anniversary Concert & Induction Ceremony backing up rock legends Bruce Springsteen & Darlene  Love;  his August 11, 2011 appearance on “Good Day NY” debuting his single, “Lost Touch With The World” and his duet performances on The British Rock Symphony Tour with Rock Legend Roger Daltrey.

Performing around the world at legendary venues such as, Feinstein’s (2009-2011), Radio City Music Hall, Lincoln Center, Madison Square Garden, Apollo Theater, Carnegie Hall & Club Paradiso in Amsterdam . His resume consists of recording and performing with artists covering the entire spectrum of pop music such as Bruce  Springsteen, Elton John, Alice Cooper, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Leon Russell, Billy Joel, Peter Wolf, John Fogerty, Sting, Bonnie Raitt, Bette Midler, John Mayer, Aretha  Franklin, Patti Labelle, Luther Vandross, Freddie Jackson, John Legend, Queen Latifah, Fantasia, Lisa Fischer, Ledisi, Sam Moore, Deborah Cox, Kenny Lattimore, Natalie Cole, Gregory Porter, Chante Moore, Michael Bolton, Jewel, Babyface, Kenny  Rogers, Stephanie Mills, Cyndi Lauper, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Wilson Pickett, Pete Seeger, John Rich, Kathleen Battle and others. Currently Clayton is on tour with the Legendary Valerie Simpson.

Clayton has lent his amazing 6-octave range to recordings for Multi-Grammy Winner Ralph MacDonald’s  “Mixty Motions” LP, Ashford & Simpson’s “The   Real Thing” CD/DVD, Darlene Love’s CD/DVD “Concert of Love”, & Freddie Jackson’s “For You” LP.  Clayton can be seen on The Valerie Simpson episode on Oprah's Next Chapter as well as The Oscar Winning Documentary "20 Feet From Stardom". He  is currently hard at work on his debut CD "Wild Horses”.

Johnny Turco: Johnny started his musical career at age 5 playing guitar at local functions in NYC.He studied under the legendary guitarist Carmen Mastren, who toured in the Big Bands era with Tommy Dorsey, and recorded albums with Billie Holiday and Louis Armstrong, just to name a few.

Johnny has recorded on numerous jingles for major ads including McDonald's and Travel Promotions. He formed his own band called The Back Alley Players which receives internet and radio airplay on major blues stations across the country. He produces for other artists and runs his own recording studio in West Nyack. Johnny is currently residing as Bandleader and Guitarist at Ashford & Simpson’s renowned nightclub the Sugar Bar, on Tuesday’s “Nuttin But The Blues” night. Johnny has toured internationally with other artists and will be in London and Europe with Clayton Bryant in 2015.

Schedule of Students Performing on the GingerNewYork TV Show:
Leonard Fishman,Trey Ramirez, Mabel Benton, Leila Khan, Kiera Chiu, Juliana Ramirez, David Nass, Jovonne Nieves, Carolina Ramirez, and Angi Benton.

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GingerNewYork found on Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) since launching in November, 2010, has been showcasing the “Kool Kats…Gotham Nights” greats of music and culture of New York and beyond. What defines GingerNewYork is its host Ginger Broderick’s unique insight, connection to and pulse on the music and culture of Gotham making GingerNewYork one of the most sought after programs to appear on.

GingerNewYork can be seen in Manhattan on Time Warner Cable Channel 34, Fios Channel 33, and RCN Channel 82, every Friday afternoon at 2pm EST.  It can also be seen live streaming on the Manhattan Neighborhood Network's website,, Channel 1.

About GingerNewYork host Ginger Broderick:
Broderick perhaps better known to many as “The Media CPA” is a fixture on the media circuit.

Ms. Broderick appeared regularly for eight years on weekend morning financial segments for WABC Eyewitness News. She has appeared on Good Day New York, WNBC, CNBC, CNN, Fox Business News, Bloomberg, NY1 and WOR Radio discussing tax-related issues. She has interviewed with top financial publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Wealth Manager.

Ms. Broderick completed her TV Producer’s Certification at Manhattan Neighborhood Network and launched her own talk/variety show, GingerNewYork. Segments of the show are aired LIVE at the MNN studios and taped at the Gibson Guitar showroom/Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

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