Anthony Rodriguez is a native of New Jersey, USA. He studied for 7 years as a self-taught musician, and at the age of 16 became the pianist for his home church in NJ. At the age of 17 he was introduced to Juan Gonzalez, pianist for Super Star singer Marc Anthony. Anthony was under Juan’s supervision for a while; he led Anthony into learning music theory, music production, and piano. Since then, Anthony Rodriguez has been a music producer and musician with a diverse list of accomplishments.
In the professional music industry, Anthony participated and produced the soundtrack for BET’s Telly Award winning movie Isaiah’s Touch in 2005, among other productions. Anthony decided to take his talent up a notch by developing his own Instrumental album in 2006, releasing an album called “Harvest onto the Lord.” Harvest onto the Lord has a lot of inspirational value. Harvest unto the Lord project became one of the Best Sellers at CDBaby, an Independent Music Distributing Company. In 2009 Anthony recorded and produced his second project “Keys to the Kingdom,” a Caribbean Jazz album which also became a Best Seller after its re-release in 2012. On 2015 Anthony released the first Latin style remix to Shackles from Gospel Artists, Mary Mary. This record reached #1 on Amazon Music.
With his musical experiences, Anthony began motivating different groups to “Do What They Love.” Anthony has spoken in Boys and Girls Clubs, Keynote Speeches for the 2014 Career Day at Union City High School, and working together with a Latino Non-profit organization that works in motivating students through NJ and NYC.
Today, Rodriguez has an impressive client list which includes performances with many Christian and Secular Artists such as: Brenda K. Starr, Rene Gonzalez, Samuel Hernandez, Ezequiel Colon, Puchi Colon, Bani Munoz (Canzion), Jose “Papo” Rivera, Orquesta Xariz, amongst other artists. TV Appearances include: Mapiando on Telemundo 2006, Maria Antonieta from Telemundo Cada Dia, Despierta America on Univision, among others. Radio appearances include: The most popular Latin Christian networks Radio Vision Cristiana amongst other stations within the US. After experiencing great moments both live and in studio, Anthony opened a private piano workshop, which entails him to teach every aspect towards music according to his own experience. Anthony released his first motivational and entrepreneurial book, “The Musician.” His book ranked Bestsellers on Amazon more than once. He is a Music Entrepreneur and developed a production firm that would represent all of his endeavors, “Anthony Rodriguez Music Group.”
He is excited to join the Piano School of NYC team as a teacher and looks forward to sharing his knowledge with students who are interested in the piano and curious about songwriting and performance as well.