Old-school cabaret with a modern sensibility, On The Edge is a delicious cocktail of classic standards and contemporary pop that’s been shaken vigorously and served with a savory garnish of sassiness.
An eclectic mix of tunes from great American composers such as Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers, and Stephen Sondheim as well as modern day songwriters like Rufus Wainwright, George Harrison, and Lady Gaga, Winston Gieseke’s debut recording beautifully captures the dynamic unpredictability of his live stage shows.
“Saucy yet heartfelt, On The Edge takes classic material, turns it upside down, and then spits it out with panache.”
“Winston Gieseke’s rich voice harkens back to vintage Hollywood crooners.”
— The Advocate
“Wit requires intelligence, which Winston Gieseke delivers with ease. You’ll hang on every note for the next surprise.”
Hailed by The Front Page Online as “the father of a magnificent voice,” writer-vocalist-aspiring circus freak Winston Gieseke’s musical journey began at a young age when he joined a touring boys choir to escape the banality of a healthy, cornfed…