Rob has been professional vocalist for nearly 10 years in the Maryland/Virginia area and abroad. 
 

 

     Starting in High School, Rob found a passion for singing, performing in choir and a men's acapella group. Shortly after he spent 2 years studying with vocal coach, Larry Friedman(Jesus Christ Superstar) and studying the technical aspects of singing as well as an additional year studying under his second vocal coach, Joy Greene(AACC). 
    He then went on to create the hard rock band Aries in 2007 which then disbanded in 2008, after spending time in various projects he then joined the Progressive Metal act, Visionary which then went on to perform with Stratovarius, Pagan's Mind, Doro Pesch and 3 Inches of Blood. After leaving Visionary he went on to reform Aries with a brand new lineup and sense of direction, even being featured on 98 Rock's Noise in the Basement and opening for the legendary Sebastian Bach(in 2012 and 2015) and Dio Disciples(Dio + Tim "Ripper" Owens).  In 2015 after 8 years of hard work and great shows, Aries called it a day. Shortly after he formed the rock/pop band, THRILLKILLER working in tandem with engineer Matt Bittman(Rihanna, Mars Volta, Slipknot, Imagine Dragons), Thrillkiller launched their debut EP, Time on January 2nd and followed up with their debut album in 2016 both of which were met with high critical praise from internet and physical publications. Currently Thrillkiller is set to release their debut music video on July 22nd at a red carpet world premiere in Baltimore, tickets can be purchased HERE.  
    In 2012 he landed the lead role in the Baltimore Rock Opera Society's production of VALHELLA which met with sold out crowds, critical acclaim, and over 1,000 online viewers watching from around the world. In the fall of 2012 he performed as the lead villain in the production of 1814! The Rock Opera! In the winter of 2012 he was awarded as one of DC Metro Theater Arts BEST OF 2012 for his performance in VALHELLA, he was also nominated for the Broadwayworld Awards award for Best Actor in a Musical(non-equity) in Baltimore, VALHELLA went on to win the award for Best New Musical. After Valhella he performed in AACC's production of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR in the Winter of 2013. He went on to star in the world premiere of RICHARD CAMBPELL'S FRANKENSTEIN followed by 5 additional performances of 1814 at the Capital Fringe Festival where he performed one of his songs for DC's Channel 5 news. In 2014 and 2015 he performed as Pirelli in Landless Theater's Prog Metal Sweeney Todd.

     Shortly after his first few rock operas, Rob was employed as a session vocalist at Master Labs Studios where he was hired to recreate vocal lines ranging from Michael Jackson to Joe Cocker.

     In 2017 Rob wrote and produced his 11 year old student, Alex Throne's first pop EP, Alive which can be found on iTunes, Amazon, and all major online retailers. 

    Currently he teaches private lessons as well as lessons as a vocal instructor at Limelight Music School and The American Music Studio

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