Pianist, composer and educator Bob Rodriguez is a distinctively imaginative musician possessing virtuoso technique, extraordinary harmonic sensibility and an incomparable approach to combinng aspects of European classical and Latin music with modern jazz.
Throughout his career Bob has worked with such artists as Kenny Wheeler, Carla Bley, Steve Swallow and others and was a recipient of Chamber Music America New Works Grant. He has performed at such venues as New York’s Blue Note, Birdland, Iridium, Sweet Rhythm, The Kitano, Cornelia Street Cafe, Trumpets, Cecil’s to name a few.
He has played solo concerts at Gracie Mansion and broadcast performances on NPR in Texas, Maine and New York. In addition to his work as a performer, Rodriguez is a very much in demand clinician/instructor in the world of jazz and classical music education.