Connecticut
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Phil Rosenthal

Phil Rosenthal's rich baritone voice, instrumental skills on banjo, guitar and mandolin, and songwriting ability have won him acclaim in the fields of folk and bluegrass music. Selected Connecticut State Troubadour in 1994, he was lead singer and guitarist for many years in the seminal band the Seldom Scene. His compositions have been recorded by Johnny Cash, Bill Monroe, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, and many others. 

Currently Phil performs as a solo artist, and in the trio The Rosenthals (www.therosenthals.org) with son Daniel Rosenthal and daughter Naomi Sommers, blending bluegrass, jazz and folk in an original style.

In addition to performing his own music, Phil performs the program "Songs of Pete Seeger", celebrating Seeger's music and life in a lively concert of songs and stories about the folk icon.

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Phil
Job Title/Position: 
musician
Mailing Address: 
102 Wheeler Path
Guilford, CT 06437
Physical Address: 
102 Wheeler Path
Guilford, CT 06437
Last Name: 
Rosenthal
Phone: 
203-457-0881

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Music - Folk
Additional Disciplines: 
Music - Country
Populations Served: 
Families
Institution/Business Type: 
Artist (Individual)

I am a Touring Artist

Technical Requirements: 
sound system with two microphones
Fee Range Minimum: 
$450
Fee Range Maximum: 
$800
State of Residence: 
Connecticut
Minimum Number of Performers: 
1