ISB 2021 Virtual Convention Presenter — Marlene Rosenberg

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Name: Marlene Rosenberg
Presentation Date: Thursday, June 10, 2021 4:00 PM
Presentation Venue: Howell Theater
Presentation Title: 4 Basses walked into a room....
Type of Presentation: Other Performance
Musical Style: Jazz
Marlene Rosenberg has played bass professionally throughout the United States, Europe, Latin America and Japan and toured with Joe Henderson, Nancy Wilson, Joe Williams, Frank Morgan, Ed Thigpen, Albert "Tootie" Heath, Benny Green, Roy Hargrove and Wallace Roney. She has also performed with Cedar Walton, Kenny Barron, Stan Getz, Tern Lynne Carrington, Kevin Mahogany, David “Fathead”Newman, Marian McPartland, Monty Alexander, Frank Wess, Frank Foster, Teddy Edwards, Ira Sullivan, Ernestine Anderson, Nick Brignola, and Larry Coryell, Cyrus Chestnut and Bobby Watson to name a few and plays regularly with her own ensemble MRQ. Her self-produced recordings; “Waimea”, “Pieces Of” featuring Cedar Walton, Javon Jackson and George Fludas, and “Bassprint” (Origin Records)have received critical acclaim nationally and internationally.
She has recently released (June 2019)MLK Convergence on Origin records, with Kenny Barron, Lewis Nash and Christian McBride.
In addition, to her performance tributes she is coordinator of the Jazz combo program at Northern Illinois University, as well as teaching the jazz bass studio. At Roosevelt University, she is Instructor of Bass as an applied artist lecturer. Ms. Rosenberg holds a Masters of Music in Jazz Pedagogy, from Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Bass and Composition from The University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana.

Program (if available): Not Provided