ALAN ROSEN is a music industry veteran and well known and respected
industry expert. Regarded as one of the leading retail business visionaries Alan is
on a path of creating the new standard of Pro Audio and Music Instrument retail.
Alan began playing music at the age of 4 and professionally at the age of 9.
He has been on over 30 major label releases, several movie and television sound
racks and dozens of commercials as musician, producer, engineer, song writer,
arranger or voice over.
Alan designs and markets many of his own instrument designs and has designed for
many major manufacturers. He is certified in EASE, SMMART, Modeler, and
many other industry standard audio software systems. Alan is a licensed, bonded
and insured Contractor specializing in Professional Audio design and installation.
Alan currently works with several major label high profile clients designing and
consulting on their back-line, monitor systems and front of house mixes. He has
been with Bananas at Large since 1992 running all operations. His dedication to
quality customer service and the best customer experience possible has set him
apart and has earned him several magazine articles and covers as well as many
Alan is currently the advisory Chairman of the Grants and Scholarships Committee for NAMM (National
Association of Music Merchants). He also enjoys a board position with AIMM (Alliance of Independent
Music Merchants) is a member of AES and Synergetic Audio Concepts.
Alan's dedication to community action is evident by his current board seats on Music In Schools today and
Rock the God as well has his direct involvement with Little Kids Rock, Young Performers International and
Blue BEar School of Music.
Considered as one of the most respected and well connected people in his industry, Alan has resources and
abilities well beyond most retail peers. Alan knows more about Pro Audio products and Musical
Instruments and always seems to find solutions to the toughest of challenges.
Bananas at Large, at Alan's hand, has now reached well beyond its basic retail birth. Bananas at Large is
truly an international company with divisions consisting of Retail, Design and Installation, Education,
Recording, Artist Relations, Community Action and much more. As Bananas continues to grow into multiple
locations and business ventures, Alan never forgets the first rule of a good local neighborhood music store...
make the customer experience fun, fair and informative. With an emphasis on fun.......