Drummer and composer, Rodrigo holds a bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in Jazz Studies from the University of North Texas. He has played and/or recorded with several jazz, classical and pop artists from Mexico, Perú, Korea, Japan and the U.S. Among them are Stefan Karlsson, Lynn Seaton, Eddie Gomez, Fareed Haque, Ed Saindon, Clark Terry, Eddie Henderson, Jimmy Owens, Liam Teague, Rodolfo Sanchez, Lee Tomboulian, Hiro Morozumi, Jangeun Bae, Carlos Guedes, Meyer Kupferman, Takayoshi Yoshioka, Jon Anderson, Carlos Prieto, Roberto Limón, Sandra Kaye, Carla White, and the Mexican pop icons Lucero and Alejandro Fernandez
He is a very accomplished drummer, a very accomplished
improviser, a very
sensitive player and a very musical individual. Ed Soph.
-Wendy Wilson, North Texas Daily
Rodrigo es un baterista de un talento muy especial. Eddie
-Xavier Quirarte, Milenio
Willing to teach
Intermediate to advanced students
NIU School of Music
Professor of Jazz Studies
Private Studio in DeKalb, IL and Janesville, WI.
Over 25 years of teaching experience.
Fridays & Saturdays in Janesville, WI.
Tuesdays through Thursdays in DeKalb, IL.
Rodrigo has offered clinics at various universities and jazz
schools all around
the world: Mexico, Peru, USA, Korea, & Japan.