JOHN MATTHEW ROSENBERG
John Rosenberg has played and taught piano in Philadelphia, Boston, San Francisco and Los Angeles. He has worked with artists such as Cab Calloway, Carlos Santana, Jerry Garcia, Bonnie Raitt, Phil Collins, Huey Lewis, Larry Carlton, Bobby Blue Bland, Maria Muldaur and Dan Hicks.
As an educator, John developed Improvisational music courses for Harvard University’s adult education program and has taught cognitive therapy workshops at the Sufi Institute in Istanbul. He has also been artist-in-residence aboard the University of Pittsburgh’s Semester at Sea voyage around the world. He has written songs for television and film, most notably for the Jim Henson Production Animal Jam, Disney’s Air Bud and MVP series.
John’s original compositions have also been featured in Disney’s Santa Buddies and Santa Paws series of films. Also, his original work can be heard on The Helpful Doo-its Project: Books with CDs recorded with Mandy Patinkin and Bernadette Peters, John Goodman & others (for Christopher Reeve’s foundation).
At MI, John teaches Private Lessons, Open Counseling, and LPWs.