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Alfredo Rodriguez

Born in Havana, Cuba, Alfredo trained at the famous Manuel Saumell Classical Music Conservatory, then at the Amadeo Roldan Music Conservatory and subsequently at the Instituto Superior de Arte. His lucky break came in 2006 when he was selected as one of twelve pianists from around the world to play at the prestigious Montreux Jazz Festival. In Montreux, Alfredo struck a chord in legendary music producer Quincy Jones who noticed Alfredo’s immense talent and decided to begin working with Alfredo. In January of 2009 Alfredo made the difficult decision to leave his family and country behind and embark on a journey to pursue a career in music in the United States.

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”[Alfredo] is very special and I do not say that easily because I have been surrounded by the best musicians in the world my entire life ... and he is the best!” —Quincy Jones

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Discography

Tocororo

Tocororo

Mack Avenue Records
2016

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The Invasion Parade

The Invasion Parade

Mack Avenue Records
2014

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Sounds of Space

Sounds of Space

Mack Avenue Records
2012

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Cuban Jazz

Cuban Jazz

Unknown label
2002

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Qbafrica

Qbafrica

Alfredo Rodriguez
Sounds of Space

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