Marlene Rosenberg


Not only a performer with many accolades, and who has played with Jazz greats including Joe Henderson, Nancy Wilson, Roy Hargrove and Stan Getz, Jazzmeia Horn, Makaya McCraven and Marquis Hill, Marlene is also an accomplished educator. She is currently the coordinator of the Jazz combo program at Northern Illinois University, and has also taught at Roosevelt University, Elmhurst College, Western Illinois, and Northwestern. 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. Her students have been on tour around the world, created their own ensembles, gone on to teach at universities and even opened their own schools! More at: