World Jazz | French Fusion | Indie Pop
A sound palette of world rhythms infused with a French twist.
The group's EP Stubborn Rose features Jennifer Bergamot-Rose's original songs in French and English arranged for strings by composer and arranger Ethan Foote.
Returning to her world jazz roots, Jennifer released the EP Una Notte a Napoli inspired by Jennifer's love for the band Pink Martini.
Bergamot Rose is acclaimed for their performance of French Fusion and world jazz. The group has been honored to perform for The French Ambassador, The French Embassy, The Canadian Delegation to OAS and others in the diplomatic community.
Jennifer's debut album Le temps de l'amour reached the Top 40 on the Jazz Charts. "Jennifer's marvelous entry into the world of jazz leaves very little doubt that the international pianist and vocalist is poised to reach new heights. Jennifer is an internationally recognized vocalist and pianist who delivers her music in French, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese and English languages. A noted free spirit but indeed one that embraces a strict discipline to the arts Jennifer continues to astound audiences and attract the attention of radio personalities worldwide." - Top40-charts.com
Bergamot Rose is based in Middleburg, Virginia and is available for gigs locally and across the globe. The ensemble performs in various configurations and instrumentations tailored carefully for each event.
Bergamot Rose reflects a musical archeology that began in years of classical training, expanded into world jazz, and culminated in kaleidoscope of Chamber Jazz with a French twist. The group is founded by pianist, songwriter and vocalist Jennifer (f/k/a Scott) Bergamot-Rose and Ethan Foote bass and arranger accompanied by guitar, strings and percussion.
The group's songwriter, Jennifer Bergamot-Rose, is a free spirit that has maintained a strict discipline to the arts." Top-40 Charts. Well known for her French vocals, Jennifer has been sought after to perform by The French Ambassador, The French Embassy, Canada Council of the Arts and The Organization of American States. At the same time, the rather playful side of this fascinating talent has found her performing on stage at Bushwick’s Public House and Freddy’s Back Bar, both in Brooklyn New York. In 2016, “Jennifer...[broke] new ground with her “Le temps de l’amour” release. CMJ, one of the jazz industry’s most trusted names in chart reporting, share[d] that the Washington DC based artist debut[ed] at number 37." – Top 40 Charts.
"The sought after Washington DC Pianist/Vocalist/Songwriter Jennifer Bergamot-Rose continues her romp into the world jazz market with the announcement of her latest EP titled "Una Notte A Napoli". This is the ensemble's fourth release (Jennifer Bergamot-Rose arranger) with the new five song EP featuring renditions of world class tunes in three languages. Jennifer shares, "I feel really good about this release. I am excited to do something new which includes Italian, Portuguese, and French on one EP. One should always feel free to experiment and expand horizons."" -Top 40 Charts.com