Ivan Rosenberg

Since releasing his first solo album in 2001, Ivan Rosenberg has gained a dedicated following for his melodic, expressive acoustic music on Dobro and clawhammer banjo. 

Millions have heard his original songs in the background of over 300 TV episodes and films including The Daily Show, Oprah, Call of the Wildman, History Detectives, HBO's Making Deadwood, the Special Edition DVD of Serenity, and the Hollywood blockbuster Kangaroo Jack. Ivan earned an IBMA Award for co-writing the 2009 Song of the Year; played on the CD Southern Filibuster: A Tribute to Tut Taylor (produced by Grammy winner and Dobro legend Jerry Douglas); and performed with Chris Coole, The Foggy Hogtown Boys, the April Verch Bigger Band, Lizzy Hoyt, Chris Jones & The Night Drivers, Chris Stuart & Backcountry, Iron Lasso, and many others. 

Ivan is in high demand as an instructor, having taught a combined 45 weeks at music workshops including Steve Kaufman's Acoustic Kamp, Sore Fingers Week, Walker Creek Music Camp, California Bluegrass Association Music Camp, ResoSummit, 108 Mile Cabin Fever Bluegrass Workshop, NBCMS Acoustic Music Workshop, British Columbia Bluegrass Workshop, Midwest Banjo Camp, Puget Sound Guitar Workshop, Acoustic Music Camp, and Grand Targhee Music Camp.