This is the website of Diane Monroe*, an improvising violinist, composer, arranger, collaborator, educator, and bandleader.
Bow in Hand, she charms, uplifts, and transports diverse audiences via music including jazz, spirituals, blues, rhythm and blues, classical, avant garde, and her moving, original compositions.
Diverse audiences. Diverse musical expressions. Drawing together musical worlds. Diane Monroe.
- CD JUST RELEASED--AUGUST, 2014!!! PLEASE VISIT THE CD SHOPPE FOR OUR NEW DUO CD, ALONE TOGETHER, a debut recording with Diane Monroe, violin and Tony Miceli, vibes.
- Mark Your Calendars! JAZZ AT KITANO'S will feature Diane Monroe's Jazz Quartet on Wed. night, September 24th, 2014. The band is: Diane Monroe, violin; Tony Miceli, vibes; Tony Marino, bass; and Jonathan Blake, Drums. See Upcoming Events page for details!
Here is a link to Monroe's concert review by Vic Schermer in All About Jazz: http://www.allaboutjazz.com/diane-monroe-quartet-at-pennsylvania-academy-of-fine-arts-diane-monroe-by-victor-l-schermer.php#.U-fgi-NdXbg