Dan Rosenboom

Instrument: Trumpet | Location: Los Angeles

"Rosenboom is a phenomenon.
—Los Angeles Times

Updated: August 29, 2019

Born: May 7, 1982

Dan Rosenboom (b. May 7, 1982) is a creative and prolific trumpet artist, composer, producer, Los Angeles studio musician, and founder of Orenda Records. Described as a “phenomenon” by the Los Angeles Times, he has been recognized with grants and awards from the American Composers Forum, ASCAP, the Meet The Composer Foundation, and the Yvar Mikhashoff Trust for New Music, and has been featured on major stages around the world, from Madison Square Garden to the Hammersmith Apollo and the Hollywood Bowl.

Rosenboom has produced many full-length albums under his own name. His most recent album, Fine Dining (under the band name Quoan), was released on Orenda Records in January of 2018. His internationally-acclaimed, politically-motivated metal-jazz quartet, Burning Ghosts, debuted in 2016 and recently released their second album Reclamation on John Zorn's iconic Tzadik Records in 2017 as well as a self-released EP Kakistocracy. Additionally, he has released six full-length albums with his spontaneous jazz-rock group DR. MiNT, three full-length albums with his Balkan-inspired band PLOTZ!, and has appeared as a featured collaborator on albums by Vinny Golia, Anthony Wilson, MAST, Harris Eisenstadt, Kubilay Üner, the Jon Armstrong Jazz Orchestra, Jose Gurria-Cardenas's Gurrisonic Orchestra, Trevor Anderies, Dorian Wood, David Rosenboom, RootSystem, Geoff Gallegos’s NineNet, Killsonic, Got Monk?, Orkestar Mézé, and the Industrial Jazz Group.

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”Rosenboom is a phenomenon.” — Mark Swed, Los Angeles Times

“A musician dedicated to exploration and expression, regardless of anyone’s imagined boundaries.” — Chris Barton, Los Angeles Times

“A singularly creative voice whose unique aesthetic encompasses an array of idiosyncratic influences...a lyrical virtuoso with a commanding tone, whose expansive trumpet technique is saliently paralleled in his diverse writing.” — Troy Collins, All About Jazz

“One of the most original, exciting, adventurous [artists] in L.A

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Primary Instrument

Trumpet

Location

Los Angeles

Willing to teach

Beginner to advanced

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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

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