This supple-fingered Jersey born musician started his career playing violin at age 6. Picked up the drums at 7. Picked up the guitar at 8 and piano at 10. Since then, this Savant type boy has never looked back. At age 9 started composing and started performing at 14. By his Freshman year in High School he already had his first serious band and was performing regularly in clubs with “Meridian”, a 6-piece jazz fusion band Featuring Frankie Valli’s daughter, Francine on Vocals. He then went on to land the 1986 “Electra Records Undiscovered Artist of the Year Award, by Composing, arranging and performing all instruments on entry, “Sparks”. After that Columbia Records recording artists, The Burns Sisters Band, picked up Rob as their lead guitarist. During his term, The Burns Sisters Band, had 2 hits. “Listen to the Beat of a Heart” charted #11 nationwide on adult contemporary radio and “I Wonder Who’s Out Tonight” top ten hit on many radio stations across the country. He opened shows for bands like Huey Lewis & The News, Govt. Mule, Stray Cats, Orleans, John Cafferty, Billy Squire and the Psychedelic Furs among others. He then went on to Composing, music for movies such as, MGM film “Crooked Hearts” and John Candy’s film “Delirious”. Rob has evoked admiration from his peers and critics alike not just as a singer/songwriter composer but also for basically reinventing the guitar.
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