Jon Rose

Education:

1992-1998 University of Miami Coral Gables, FL
B.M. Jazz Piano 1996
M.M. Media Writing and Music Production 1998

Awards received:

Best Musical Director, Broward-Palm Beach County, New Times Magazine 2010
Carbonell nomination, Best Musical Director for “VICES: A Love Story” 2009
John Lennon Songwriting Contest 2002 (honorable mention)
USA Songwriting contest Best Jazz Song 1997
USA Songwriting contest Best Gospel Song 1997

Musical Groups:

Spinning Wheel 2013-2014
Julio Iglesias 2012
Christian Castro 2006
Alicastro 2006-2007
Teddy Geiger 2006
Jon Secada 2005-2010
Dangerous Betty 2005-2006
Oop Bop ShBam 2005-2010
Peter Graves Orchestra 2000-present
Earthman Project 2001-2004
Lola and the Sass band 2000-2005
Transcendence 2001-2004
Bambi and the Boys 1995-2000
Fulano De Tal 1995-1997

Musical Theater:

Wicked – Miami 2015
Motown – Ft. Lauderdale 2015
Book of Mormon – San Francisco 2013, Las Vegas 2014, Miami 2014, West Palm Beach 2015, Orlando 2015
Sister Act – Ft. Lauderdale 2012, Naples 2013, West Palm Beach 2014
Catch Me If You Can – West Palm Beach 2012 and Ft. Myers 2013
Billy Elliot (National Tour) – Associate Conductor, 2010-2012
Jersey Boys – Ft. Myers 2010 and West Palm Beach 2010, 2012 and 2013
Mamma Mia – Miami 2010
Sunday in the Park with George (musical director) – Caldwell Theatre 2009
Vices: A Love Story (musical director) – Caldwell Theatre 2009
Chicago – Ft. Lauderdale 2006
Hairspray – West Palm Beach 2006, Miami 2006
Rags – Papermill Playhouse 1999
West Side Story – Taiwan 1999
Rags – Coconut Grove Playhouse 1998
Tin Pan Alley Rag – Coconut Grove Playhouse 1997

Performed with:

Freda Payne 2015
Earl Turner 2013
Mark Preston 2013
Julio Iglesias 2012
Karel Gott 2012
Bernie Williams 2009
Chayanne 2008
Gloria Gaynor 2007
Javier Cortez 2007
Arturo Sandoval 2007
Alton Fitzgerald White 2007
Bruce Adler 2007
Brian Stokes Mitchell 2007
Harolyn Blackwell 2007
Christian Castro 2006
Alicastro 2006
Teddy Geiger 2006
Dirtie Blonde 2006
Jon Secada 2006
Jose Luis Rodriguez (El Puma) 2006
Florence Henderson 2006
Gary Sandy 2006
Bobby Rydell 2005
John Davidson 2005
Joan Rivers 2005
Robert Goulet 2004
Roberto Perrara 2004
Ruppert Holmes 2004
Connie Francis 2003
Joe Piscopo 2002
Tony Sandler 2000
Elsten Torres (Fulano De Tal) 1995

Television Music:

Kenneth´s Freakquency – USA Broadcasting 1999
Outloud! – USA Broadcasting 1999

Jingles:

Taco Bell 2009
AT&T 2009
Tijuani Taxi Co. 2008
BAWLS Geek Beer 2008
BAWLS Cherry 2007
BAWLS Guarana 2006
BAWLS Guarana 1998

Additional Skills:

Musical Direction
Arranging
Music Preparation (Finale Notation software)
Recording and Programming (Protools, Logic)
Transcribing

University Ensembles:

Jazz Vocal I, II, and III 1993-1996
Salsa Ensemble 1996
Miles Davis Ensemble 1995
Funk/Fusion Ensemble 1995
ECM Ensemble 1995
Studio Rhythm Section 1994-98

Professional Memberships:

AFM Local 655
NARAS
BMI