Rosan Asmussen is a young talented Dutch bass player.
She participated in the theatertour ‘Irisistible’ with The Voice winner Iris Kroes. In 2014 Alain Clark has chosen Rosan as local talent in his ‘Walk with me’ tour resulted in a performance Rosan ft. Alain Clark.
Inspired by Richard Bona, Jaco Pastorius, Francis Rocco Prestia, Pino Palladino, Steely Dan and Jeff Beck she takes her steps into the session musician scene.
She released her debut solo album ‘An African Tale’ in 2017 to launch her career as a bass player. In her songs she speaks not only her native language but she created her own language as well. “Working with feel and emotions made me express myself in a language that has the right sound and cadence.”
To get into the depths of her own sound she traveled to Africa where she recorded the album. Especially for the release of her album she brought African musicians to the Netherlands. The tour was called the ‘Rosan Brings Africa’-NLTOUR 2017 and now she continues this project with several musician from all over the world. Rosan Brings Africa can be booked in different settings like a solo act with her loopstation or the big setting with her fullband.
She started a Youtube Bass channel called Rosan’s Bass World to inspire other musicians and to show how bad ass this instrument really is. Through this International platform she also wants to offer other bass players the opportunity to be in the spotlight because after all together we are true ambassadors for this ultimate instrument.