Born: May 7, 1982
Daniel Aaron Rosenboom (b. 5/7/1982) is a creative and prolific trumpet artist, composer, and producer. Named the “Face To Watch” in Jazz for 2013 by the Los Angeles Times, he has been recognized with grants and awards from ASCAP, the Yvar Mikhashoff Trust for New Music, the American Composers Forum, and the Meet the Composer foundation.
Rosenboom has recorded six full-length albums under his own name, and the most recent, Fire Keeper, will be released on Orenda Records on March 18th, 2014. Additionally, he has released three full-length albums with his “hardcore- Balkan-jazz-rock” group PLOTZ!, four full-length albums with his “spontaneous composition” jazz-rock group DR. MiNT, and has appeared as a featured collaborator on albums by Vinny Golia, Harris Eisenstadt, Trevor Anderies, Dorian Wood, David Rosenboom, RootSystem, Geoff Gallegos’s NineNet, Killsonic, Got Monk?, and The Industrial Jazz Group....
“One of the most original, exciting, adventurous groups in L.A. right now.”
— Gary Fukushima, LA Weekly
“Unlike anything heard before. This is jazz for the 21st
century.” — Scott Yanow, 1000s of reviews for All Music Guide To
“A musician dedicated to exploration and expression, regardless of anyone’s
imagined boundaries.” — Chris Barton, Los Angeles Times
Rosenboom is an effervescent, almost gleeful soloist, with an eager approach
and sweet-hot tone. — Ed Hazell, Point Of Departure
“Miles Davis, whose ghost lingered throughout, would have approved.” —
Greg Burk, Los Angeles Times
“…a trumpeter whose unique voice on the trumpet and in his
music is just as clear as his ability to effortlessly and
intelligently communicate his passion for all the forms of music
that he’s combined in his own.” - Rachel Cantrell, The
“Spectacular trumpet soloing…mesmerizing…” - BLG,
Downtown Music Gallery
“Daniel Rosenboom’s trumpet and electronics tour de force
Evolution caputres all the gravity of ’70s prog rock with a
dramatic flair of Freddy Mercury -proportions…Rosenboom
goes for the jugular both rhythmically and melodically, running
through time signatures like a box of Kleenex at an AA
meeting.” - Randy Nordschow, New Music Box
Fire KeeperOrenda Records
The Daniel Rosenboom Quintet: Fire KeeperOrenda Records
Book of OmensNine Winds Records
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Los Angeles, CA
Willing to teach:
South Pasadena Music Center and Conservatory (current)
Marlboro Summer School (current)
California State Summer School for the Arts (past)
Daniel has maintained a roster of private students for over 7 years in the Los Angeles area.
If interested in lessons, please call or email for rates.
A clinic with Daniel Rosenboom can take many shapes. If working with performing groups, Daniel is an outstanding coach for group interaction, both in terms of written music and improvisation. If working with large ensembles, Daniel's extensive background in orchestras, big bands, and various chamber ensemble settings gives him a wealth of insight into the shaping of large ensemble music. In working with individual players, Daniel's approach focuses on an effortless approach to technique in order to free the inner voice of a musician. Adept and adaptable, Daniel brings a wealth of experience in a vast array of musical styles to any clinic and will leave your students informed and inspired!