Rhythm and color, improvisation, creation, feeling one self’s emotions, dialogue.This is what jazz music is and is about.We people, confronted to harassing or exhausting situations in the frame of our jobs, definitely need that flow of air.See More
Event Planners are key to the livelihood of a musician. From special events to industrials, festivals, etc. Here is where event planners can find 'just the right' music for their events and where musicians can find employment.See More
Musical Artist, Producer, Vocalist, Booking Agent, Consultant, Promoter, Record Label, Publisher, Educator, Clinician, Music Director, Arranger, Composer, Jazz Presenter, Jazz Club, Jazz Festival, Production Coordinator, Author, Editor, Freelance Writer, Jazz Historian
Tell us a little about your background...
Ronnie Burrage has been immersed in the music of Jazz, R&B, Gospel, Funk, Rock, World and European Classical for most of his life! He has toured and or recorded with many great artist of our time, from Duke Ellington, Wayne shorter, Woody Shaw, McCoy Tyner, Archie Shepp, Joe Zawinul, Jackie Mclean, Bobby McFerrin, Pat Metheny, Julius Hemphill, Jaco Pastorius, Michael & Randy Brecker, The Mingus Dynasty / Epitaph / Big Band to many, many others!
His compositions reflect his travel and experience in the World of music, from U.S. State Department tours to Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, India, Africa, China, Japan, Brazil, Peru, Russia / Siberia and all of Europe spanning over 30 years!
He has Created and Introduced an Exciting new Class for Integrative Arts / Penn State University entitled, “Worlds Closer”! The Inspiration for this class is based on Building a Global Community and Diplomacy through Appreciation and Understanding of World Art Forms, Music, Literature, Film, Dance, Life!
This class in conjunction with Lectures and Performances will bring to Penn State and State College several cultural events by Artist from around the Globe offered free to the public, made available by Grants from EOPC, UPAC, The Penn State Jazz Club, Equal Opportunity Planning Commission, Integrative Arts Department and the School of Music!
Ronnie has forged his own style with his record label: MiMikAlana Records and production company RoBurrage Music. This company gives fresh with a new flare and cinematic vision to Jazz Standards and innovative new compositions!
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