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Bliss Rodriguez

Bliss Rodriguez was born in NYC on April 2, 1945 to Dominican immigrant parents. He grew up in Hamilton Heights, between Harlem and Washington Heights, on the west side. Bliss was born visually impaired, having no vision in his right eye and partial sight in his left. At the age of 17 he became completely blind.

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”Rodriguez proves to be the most gracious and effective accompanist of recent memory.” - C. Michael Bailey, All About Jazz

”Rodriguez shows himself to be very much a two-handed pianist full of subtle creativity.” - Scott Yanow, L.A. Jazz Scene

“A startlingly gifted improvisor.” - Andrew Gilbert, The Monthly

“Bliss shines in a blistering impassioned piano solo” - Dan Singer, In Tune International

“The under recorded pianist gets to display his deft lyricism in the solos he crafts throughout..

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