Saturday, November 9, 2019
The Vocal Jazz Festival takes place in the James Commons/Curtin Special Events Room at the Student Center on the Le Moyne College Campus. Parking and access to the building can be found at Lot C on Springfield Rd. Lunch and dinner can be purchased at the Le Moyne College dining hall.
The clinician for the 2019 Vocal Jazz Festival is Rosana Eckert, a dynamic musician recognized internationally as a live studio vocalist, published songwriter and arranger, and master teacher of jazz and voice.
As a vocal artist, Rosana has had the pleasure of performing with such jazz greats as Lyle Mays, Kenny Wheeler, George Duke, Jon Faddis, and Bobby McFerrin, and she is the go-to-sub on both the soprano and alto parts in the Grammy Award-winning vocal quartet New York Voices.
A renowned educator, Rosana is senior lecturer of jazz voice at the University of North Texas. She serves on the faculty of the UNT Vocal Jazz Summer Workshop and the New York Voices Summer Vocal Jazz Camp, and she is in demand as a clinician, festival adjudicator, guest conductor, and choral composer/arranger.
In addition to her extensive live performing, writing, and teaching, Rosana works regularly as a studio vocalist, producer, and voice-over actor, having sung or spoken on hundreds of commercials, album projects, publishing demos, and radio IDs heard around the world.
For more information about Rosana, visit www.rosanaeckert.com