Throughout his career Bob has worked with such great artists as Kenny Wheeler, Carla Bley, Steve Swallow, Billy Hart and others. He has performed at such venues as New York's Blue Note, Birdland, Iridium, Sweet Rhythm, Jazz At the Kitano, Cornelia Street Cafe, Trumpets, Cecil's to name a few. Bob has played broadcast performances on NPR in Texas, Maine and New York.
"Pianist, composer and educator Bob Rodriguez is a distinctively imaginative musician possessing virtuoso technique, extraordinary harmonic sensibility and an incomparable approach to combining aspects of European classical and latin music with modern jazz".
- Russ Musto-
In addition to his work as a performer, Rodriguez is a very much in demand clinician/instructor in the world of jazz and classical education.
Bob's catalog of work includes seven CDs as a leader.