“Esther Rojas, a Colombian composer, arranger, conductor, educator, bassist and Berklee product who led the Big Band Bogotá through a high energy set of rhythmically-challenging original works”
-Mark Holston, All About Jazz
Esther Rojas is a bassist, arranger, educator, and musical director born and raised in Colombia, and now based in Texas, US. Her performance style combines different musical influences, making her a multifaceted musician who adapts to any type of repertoire. This has permitted her to play with different artists such as Luis Enrique, Jon Secada, Totó La Momposina, and Carlos Vives, among others.
As an arranger and producer, Esther has conducted several projects, including a video that counted with the participation of multiple Grammy and Latin Grammy-winning Dominican artist, Juan Luis Guerra. She also directed the presentation of the worldwide known Spanish artist Alejandro Sanz during the XIV Gala of the Latin Grammys. Esther was recently the guest director, composer, and arranger for the Bogotá Big Band in the XXIII Festival Jazz al Parque.
Esther is a DR Handmade Strings (NJ) endorser.