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August 16 - 21 2015 | Teaching in Dallas, TX

 

More info TBA.

 

 

 

 

August 8 - 13 2015 | Jazz Composers Orchestra Institute at UCLA

 

 

 

 

August 1 2015 | Dor Herskovits - Daniel Rotem Quintet

Live at Levontin 7, Tel Aviv, 8:00pm. With Hagai Amir, Katia Toobool, and Yorai Oron.
For tickets please visitin Levontin 7.

 

 



July 31 2015 | Performance with Yoav Eshed's Group

With Yoav, Ben Aylon, and Guy Levi as part of the “Rimon Jazz Underground” concert series, in Ramat Hasharon. For tickets and more info click here.
 

 

 

 

June 21 2015 | Make Music LA Event: "Calling All Saxes" - Tony White

Beverly Canon Gardens, Beverly Hills, 3:00pm.

 

 

 

 

June 13 2015 | Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter with The Monk Institute Ensemble.

Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter together with the Thelonious Monk Institute Ensemble will be opening up the Playboy Jazz Festival that will take place in Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles. For tickets and more information click here.

 

 

 

 

June 9 2015 | Performance and Jam Session with the Monk Institute Ensemble

 

The Blue Whale, LA, 9:00pm.

 

 

 

 

May 12 2015 | Performance and Jam Session with the Monk Institute Ensemble

 

The Blue Whale, LA, 9:00pm.

 

 

 

 

May 2 - May 9 2015 | Morocco Tour with the Thelonious Monk Institute Ensemble

More details TBA.

 

 

 

 

April 27 - May 2 2015 | International Jazz Day - Paris

Performances and clinics with the Thelonious Monk Institute Ensemble, for more information visit jazzday.com.

 

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April 25 2015 | Jazz, Blues and Beyond Festival

Thelonious Monk Institute Ensemble Performance, more details TBA.

 

 

 

 

April 24 2015 | Thelonious Monk Institute Ensemble Performance

At the Herb Alpert School of Music Library.

 

 

 

 

April 16 2015 | North Hollywood High School Performance and Clinic

With the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Ensemble.

 

 

 

 

April 14 2015 | Performance and Jam Session with the Monk Institute Ensemble

 

The Blue Whale, LA, 9:00pm.

 

 

 

 

April 11 2015 | Foshay Learning Center Performance and Clinic

With the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Ensemble.

 

 

 

 

April 11 2015 | Thelonious Monk Institute Ensemble Performance

 

Sequoia Room, more details TBA.

 

 

 

 

March 17 2015 | Performance and Jam Session with the Monk Institute Ensemble

 

The Blue Whale, LA, 9:00pm.

 

 

 

March 2 2015 | Thelonious Monk Institute Ensemble Performance

 

UCLA Campus.

 

 

 

 

February 27 2015 | Bernstein High School Performance

 

 

 

 

February 26 2015 | Fowler Out Loud Performance

With the Thelonious Monk Institute Ensemble, featuring East African vocalist and sonwriter Somi.

 

 

 

 

February 23 2015 | Performance and Jam Session with the Monk Institute Ensemble

The Blue Whale, LA, 9:00pm.

 

 

 

 


February 10 2015 | Performance and Presentation at UCLA
 

With the Monk Institute Ensemble.

 

 

 

 

January 29 2015 | Performance with the Monk Institute Ensemble

UCLA Campus Performance.

 

 

 

 

January 13 2015 | Performance and Jam Session with the Monk Institute Ensemble

The Blue Whale, LA, 9:00pm.

 

 

 

 

January 8 2015 | Performance at the JEN Conference

With the Monk Institute Ensemble, San Diego.

 

 

 

 

January 5 2015 | Performance with the Monk Institute Ensemble

UCLA Campus Performance.

 

 

 

 

Dec 10 2014 | Performance at "MindFul Music Event"

With the Monk Institute Ensemble, UCLA.

 

 

 

 

 

Dec 4 2014 | "Down In Monterey" - Berklee Website

Beautiful coverage of the Sarah Mckenzie Group performace that took place in September by Rob Hochschild. For the article click here.

 

 

 

Dec 2 2014 | Performance and Jam Session with the Monk Institute Ensemble

The Blue Whale, LA, 9:00pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Dec 1 2014 | UCLA Fall Concert

 

 

 

November 21 2014 | Performance and Jam Session at the Herb Alpert School of Music

The Thelonious Monk Institute Ensemble will be performing and hosting a jam session and the Herb Alpert School of Music Library. 4:00pm

 

 

 

 

November 19 2014 | Masterclass at Walter Reed Middle School

 

 

 

 

November 18 2014| Masterclass at Eagle Rock High School
 

 

 

 

November 11 2014 | Performance and Jam Session with the Monk Institute Ensemble

The Blue Whale, LA, 9:00pm.

 

 

 

 

November 10 2014 | 2014 Trumpet Competition and Gala Press Release

"The evening began by shining a spotlight on the young, aspiring musicians who participate in the Institute’s jazz education programs. Members of the Thelonious Monk Institute Ensemble opened the show with Daniel Rotem’s “Anticipation.” Rotem and six other talented musicians from around the world receive full scholarships to attend the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Performance, the Institute’s master’s degree program at the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music in Los Angeles."

For more coverage of the Competition Finals and Gala honoring President Bill Clinton, please click here.

 

 

 

 

November 9 2014 | Performance at the Thelonious Monk Institute All Star Gala

 

Dolbi Theatre, LA. For tickets and more details please click here.

 

 

 

 

November 5 2014 | Performance and Masterclass with Jimmy Heath

 

The Monk Institute Ensemble will be performing with NEA Master saxophonist and composer Jimmy Heath. Popper Theatre, UCLA, 7:00pm.

 

 

 

 

October 22 2014 | Performance with the Monk Institute Ensemble

Sonos Studios, LA.

 

 

 

 

October 7 2014 | Performance with the Monk Institute Ensemble

Blue Whale, LA.

 

 

 

 

September 20 2014 | Performance with Sarah Mckenzie

 

Monterey Jazz Festival, Coffee House Stage.

 

 

 

 

September 19 2014 | Performance with Sarah Mckenzie

 

Monterey Jazz Festival, Garden Stage.

 

 

 

 

September 18 2014 | Performance with Sarah Mckenzie

Lesher Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek.

 

 

 

 

June 26 2014 | Steven Feifke's Big Band Live at Dizzy's Club Coca Cola

NY, NY.

 

 

 

 

June 21 2014 | The Dor Herskovits Quintet - Private Event

 

 

 

 

June 19 2014 | "Thinking Big Band" Live at the Fenway

 

 

 

 

June 4 2014 | The Daniel Rotem Trio Live at the Boston Public Library

With Changmin Jun, and Anthony Fung.

 

 

 

 

May 31 2014 | Performance at Burlington Discover Jazz Festival

The Daniel Rotem Trio featuring Erin Bentlage.

 

 

 

 

April 23 2014 | Giorgi Mikadze Quartet




 

April 22 2014 | Aaron Liao Senior Recital

 

 

 

 

April 21 2014 | Roberto Giaquinto Group at Shapshifter Club

NY, 8:00pm.

 

 

 

 

April 19 2014 | Private Event Performance

 

 

 

 

April 18 2014 | Bertram Lehman Trio at the Beehive

With Keala Kaumeheiwa, 6:30-8:30pm.

 

 

 

 

April 17 2014 | Jacinta Clusellas / Tomas Latore Argentinian Music Clinic

 

 

 

 

March 30 2014 | Jonah Francese Album Recordings

 

 

 

 

March 27 2014 | The Daniel Rotem Trio at Somethin' Jazz Club

 

The Daniel Rotem trio New York debut! Jared Henderson - bass, Roberto Giaquinto - drums, 9:00pm, Somethin' Jazz Club.


 

 

March 26 2014 | Jonah Francese Senior Recital - Cafe 939

 

 

 

 

March 19 2014 | The Daniel Rotem Trio Live at the Regattabar

Just before they enter the studio to record their debut album, the Daniel Rotem Trio return to the Regattabar to perform original music from the upcoming record.
Jared Henderson - bass, Roberto Giaquinto - drums, 7:30pm.
For tickets please visit the Regattabar website.

 

 

 

 

Feb 23 2014 | The Great American Songbook - Great Women Songwriters

 

Berklee Performance Center, 7:30 pm. For more details please visit the event website.




 

Feb 18 2014 | Roberto Giaquinto Group at Somethin' Jazz Club

11:00pm.

 

 

 

 

Feb 11 2014 | Jacinta Clusellas / Tomas Latorre Senior Recital

 

Berklee Performance Cetner, 8:00 pm.

 

 

 

 

Jan 20 2014 | Performance with Noam Landsman

 

Cafe Dalia, Shderot Binyamin, Tel Aviv, 21:00.



 

Jan 16 2014 | Performance with Ofer Portugaly

At "Adama" - Zichron Yaakov.



 

Jan 10 2014 | Teaching at the Thelma Yellin High School

 

 

 

Jan 7 2014 | The Daniel Rotem Trio - Live at Levontin 7

With Dor Samoha - bass, and Dor Herskovits - drums. 10:30pm.

 

 

 

 

Jan 6 2014 | Teaching at the Thelma Yellin High School

 

 

 

 

Dec 12 2013 | Performance with David Broza

 

At Ellsworth Theatre, 400 Heath Street, Brookline, MA. Supported by the Israeli Consulate.

 

 

 

 

Dec 2 2013 | Giorgi Mikadze Quartet Concert

Supported by Georgia Ministry of Culture. Tbilisi, Georgia

 

 

 

 

Dec 2 2013 | Live Performance - TV channel Rustavi 2
 

With the Giorgi Mikadze Quartet. Tbilisi, Georgia

 




Nov 30 2013 | Masterclass at Tbilisi State Conservatiore

 

With the Giorgi Mikadze Quartet. Tbilisi, Georgia
 

 

 


November 9 2013 | The Daniel Rotem Trio David Friend Recital Hall


For a Berklee Admissions A&I Event, 10:00-11:00am.

 

 

 

 

November 6 2013 | Performance for Boston's Jewish Film Festival

At Coolidge Corner's Theatre.




 

November 4 2013 | Performance for Juan Garcia's Senior Recital


 

 

October 23 2013 | Solo Saxophone Performance

At the Isabella Gardner Museum, two sets, 6-8:30pm.




October 22 2013 | Performance with the Alain Mallet Trio

Its an honor and pleasure to perform with the Alain Mallet trio featuring John Lockwood and Ron Savage. Sahara Club, Methuen MA, 7:00-10:00pm. 

 

 

 

 

October 22 2013 | Solo Saxophone Performance

 

At the Isabella Gardner Museum for the board of trustees.

 

 

 

 

October 16 2013 | Performance for Berklee International Schools Network Summit

Mentored by Alain Mallet, 8:00pm at the Berklee Performance Center.

 

 

 

 

October 10 2013 | Jae Cheol Oh CD Release Concert

 

Cafe 939, 1:00pm. For a promo video of the project please click here.

 

 

 

 

October 3 2013 | Performance for Elizabeth Stone House "You Matter!" Event

It is an honor for the Daniel Rotem Trio to play for the Elizabeth Stone House and in our small way support their cause. For more information about Elizabeth Stone House please visit their website.

 

 

 

 

September 28 2013 | Giorgi Mikadze Group - Beantown Jazz festival

 

Giorgi's group will open up the Beantown Jazz Festival, playing a set on the ARAMARK/Coca-Cola Stage at 12:00. Free addmission.

 

 

 

 

September 27 2013 | Daniel Rotem Duo at the Lenox Hotel
 

In support of the Berklee Beantown Jazz festival, 5:00-8:00 pm.

 

 

 

 

August 15 2013 | The Ziv Grinberg Quintet Live at Levontin 7

 

 

 

 

August 15 2013 | Private Event with the Avi Michaeli Quartet

 

 

 

 

August 13 2013 | The Avi Michaeli Quartet House Concert

 

 

 

 

July 4 2013 | Performance with Veronika Morscher

 

 

 

 

June 23 2013 | The Daniel Rotem Trio Live at Spectacle Island

 

 

 

 

May 14 2013 | The Daniel Rotem Trio Live at the Emerald Necklace 15th anniversary

 



 

May 6 2013 | Jared Henderson's Senior Recital

 

 

 

 

April 30 2013 | The Daniel Rotem Trio Live at the Regattabar

 

This is a very exciting performance for the trio (featuring Zach Brown and Roberto Giaquinto), and an honor to play at this esteemed venue. All proceeds will go to Berklee's Scholarship Fund to help other students fulfill their dreams. Reserve your sit today!

For tickets and more information please click here.

 

 

 

April 22 2013 | Performance with the Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra

At the Berklee Performance Center at 8:15.

 

 

 

April 11 2013 | The Daniel Rotem Trio at "The Taste of the Back Bay"

 

 

 

 

​April 7 2013 | Performance with Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra - Groton Jazz Festival

The Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra will perform and give a clinic as part of Groton's Jazz Festival. For More details please click here.

 

 

April 5 2013 | Performance at the BPC for Berklee Percussion Department Concert

 

 

April 3 2013 | Daniel Rotem - Senior Recital

After two amazing years, I will be graduating Berklee in May. I am very happy to present a senior recital with my trio : two of my favorite musicians, who I feel privileged to have known and worked with in the past two years - Jared Henderson on bass and Roberto Giaquinto on Drums. In this special and most likely our last performance at Berklee we will be featuring a new composition for saxophone trio and brass trio with Tomer Ron - trumpet, Shachar Ziv - french horn, and Ido Meshulam - trombone. We will also feature the magnificent Anna Talpe on vocals. Wednesday, April 3 1:00pm, Cafe 939.

For the event information on the Berklee website, please click here.

 

 

 

 

 

March 28 2013 | "Be Nice" (Daniel Rotem) - Video of the Day at "All About Jazz"

All About Jazz chose to feature "Be Nice" performed by the Daniel Rotem Trio as "Video of the Day". The video was captured by Michael Borgida during the trio's performance at Mechanics Hall earlier this month. To view the video on All About Jazz please click here.

March 27 2013 | Performance : Jacinta Clusellas' Senior Recital

March 25 2013 | The Daniel Rotem Trio - Berklee International Folk Festival

The Daniel Rotem Trio featuring Jared Henderson and Roberto Giaquinto will play a set of original compositions as part of Berklee's International Folk Music Festival at Recital Hall 1A, at 1:30 pm.

 

​March 13 2013 | The Daniel Rotem Quartet at Mechanics Hall, Worcester

​The Daniel Rotem Quartet featuring Grant Richards on piano, Jared Henderson on bass and Roberto Giaquinto on drums will open the "Brown Bag Concert Series" at Mechanics Hall in Worcester, at 12:00 pm. The concert is produced by Mechanics Hall and radio station WICN-FM (90.5) and will be broadcasted live on WICN and on the Web at www.wicn.org. For more details about the concert and other upcoming events please visit the Mechanics Hall website.

​March 7 2013 | Article in Worcester's Telegram

 

For the article about the upcoming performance of the Daniel Rotem Quartet at Mechanics Hall please click here.

 

March 7 2013 | Performance : "the Checkout: Live" clinic with Walter Smith III

The Daniel Rotem Trio will perform as part of a masterclass with saxophonist Walter Smith III at Cafe 939, at 1:00 pm. For more details click here.

​March 2 2013 | Performance with the Concert Jazz Orchestra : Parish Jazz Series

The Concert Jazz Orchestra directed by Greg Hopkins will perform as part of Parish Center for the Arts Jazz Festival, at Westford MA. For more details click here.

 

 

 

 

March 2 2013 | Guest Performance with the Berklee Vocal Ensemble

The Berklee Vocal Ensemble directed by Ned Rosenblatt will perform a set as part of Berklee's High School Jazz Festival at the Hynes Convention Center at 2:00 pm.
For more details about the festival, click here.
 

 

 

 

​March 1 2013 | Article in "Haaretz" (Hebrew) about Javier Limon

In an interview for Gil Rouvio (haaretz) Limon talks about his music, as well as his upcoming album which will feature a handful of young Israeli musicians. It is a big honor and pleasure pleasure to work with him!

Feb 25 2013 | Featured Guest : Ido Meshulam Senior Recital

​Cafe 939, 1:00 pm , for event details click here.

 

​Feb 15 2013 | Performance with the Concert Jazz Orchestra : Souhegan H.S. Jazz Fest

 

February 7 2013 | Performance with The Concert Jazz Orchestra : Griots and Community

The Concert Jazz Orchestra directed by Greg Hopkins will take part in this performance produced by multi-Grammy nominated artist Patrice Rushen. For more details and tickets click here.

 

January 26 2013 | Performance for Berklee's Audition and Interview Event​

​The Daniel Rotem Trio will perform a set of original music as part of Berklee's Audition and Interview Event at the David Friend Recital Hall, at 10:00am.

​January 24 2013 | The Daniel Rotem Trio at Natixis Annual Charity Event

 

 

​January 17 2013 | Mix World Ensemble performance at the Gardner Museum

​Directed by Alain Mallet, a noted producer, jazz recording artist, and former keyboardist for Paul Simon, this ensemble specializes in producing original jazz with musical influences from Eastern Europe, the Middle East, South America, Asia, and the US. Show starts at 7:00 pm.
For tickets click here.

 

​January 16 2013 | Guest appearance with the Idan Raichel Project

​The Idan Raichel Project will be performing at the Berklee Performance Center, Boston, at 7:30 pm. For tickets and event details click here.

​January 14 2013 | Masterclass at Rimon School of Jazz, Israel​

As part of Phil Woods' residency, I will be participating in a masterclass led by Rimon faculty Guri Agmon, focusing on improvisation 12:00 - 13:30. For the event website (Hebrew) click here. ​

December 11 2012 | Performance with the Concert Jazz Orchestra

​Berklee's Concert Jazz Orchestra directed by Greg Hopkins will perform at the BPC at ​8:15. For tickets or live streaming please click here.

​December 6 2012 | Mix World Ensemble​ Recital

The ensemble will perform original music by its members and by the band director Alain Mallet in preparation for a performance at the Isabella Gardner Museum.

The recital will take place at the David Friend Recital Hall,  at 4:30pm.

December 1 2012 | Performance for Berklee's Audition and Interview Event​

​The Daniel Rotem Trio will perform a set of original music as part of Berklee's Audition and Interview Event at the David Friend Recital Hall, at 2:30pm.

November 15 2012 | Performance at "the Checkout: Live" masterclass with Dayna Stephens

 

 

November 15 2012 | Performance for Jazz Revelation Records

The Daniel Rotem Trio will be featured along with three other bands, celebrating Jazz Revelations latest release "Ripple Effect" at the Berklee Performance Center. 

Concert starts at 8:15pm, for tickets and more details click here.

​​Can't make it to the concert? it will be streamed live here.​​

 

November 2 2012 | The Daniel Rotem Trio - Reflections

Berklee College of Music Recital Hall 1W, 7:00pm

1140 Boylston Street, Boston

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October 27 2012 | The Daniel Rotem Trio at Boston's Jewish Film Festival

The Trio will perform two sets of original compositions, jazz standards and Jewish folk songs as part of the Annual Gala Celebration, 7:00 - 8:30 pm. For tickets and more details about the festival please click here.

​October 21 2012 | Special performance with singer-songwriter Vasuda Sharma

 

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October 14 2012 | Guest appearance with David Broza

David Broza will be performing a benefit concert to raise money for scholarships for Berklee's Israeli students. For more information about the concert please click here.

October 3  2012  | Performance with Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra featuring Simon Phillips

The Concert Jazz Band led by Greg Hopkins will be featuring Simon Phillips as part of Berklee's Armand Zildjian Artist-in-Residence series. We will perform at the Berklee Performance Center at 8:15. For more details please click here.

Sep 15 2012   |  Performance for WBGH

The Daniel Rotem trio (featuring Jared Henderson and Roberto Giaquinto) will perform two sets as part of WGBH Food & Wine Festival 2012, from 3:30 to 5:30pm.

If you are around, please come by and enjoy great food and live music!​

For more information please click here.

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Sep 10 2012   |  Performance for Blue Cross Blue Shield

The Daniel Rotem trio will perform at the 75th Anniversary celebration for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, in the House of Blues, Boston.

Aug 28 2012  |  Official website launch​

Welcome to my new website, I am still working on the different sections and will update them on a regular basis, so make sure to drop by every once in a while and check it out.

In this section I will post details about upcoming performances and projects I am involved in. Please leave me a note on the contact page letting me know how you liked the website.

Hope you enjoy the music, and have a great day!