Over the years Rod Best has been involved in training and
developing of singers and musicians as well as writing music
arrangements for small stage band through to large
orchestras, direction of major musical productions and song

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He studied at the Sydney Conservatorium of
Music in Jazz Improvisation and Advanced Arranging,
developing a wealth of experience in composition and
arrangement in jazz and contemporary keyboarding styles.
He has also studied under some great Australian jazz piano
players including Tony Ansell, Mike Nock, Michael
Bartolomei, Chuck Yates, Judy Bailey, Dave Fennell, Vince
Genova and Kevin Hunt. He studied at Jazz Worx in
Brisbane and received an Associate Diploma in Jazz.

Rod is married to Jan and lives in Queensland, Australia.

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Rod has released five instrumental albums called 鈥淏est Of Smooth鈥,
鈥淭he Best of Rod Best鈥, 鈥淕roove On鈥, 鈥淎 Peaceful Place鈥
and 鈥淭he Next Level鈥 as well as a number of instrumental
singles including 鈥淪weet Emotion鈥, 鈥淚n the Groove鈥, 鈥淢ove 鈥榥鈥
Groove鈥, 鈥淏esty鈥檚 Bossa鈥, 鈥淟azy Days鈥, 鈥淭urn Up the Heat鈥,
鈥淟asting Impression鈥, 鈥淕oing Places鈥, 鈥淗igh Energy鈥, 鈥淧iano
Groove Time鈥, Smooth As鈥, 鈥淟isten Up Now鈥, and 鈥淎 Good

He has also completed a collaboration EP project with
鈥淟ight of Love鈥 from Chicago called 鈥淭he Best Of Christmas鈥.
All Rod鈥檚 music is available at or
from iTunes, CD Baby, Apple Music, Songtradr, Spotify or

Can be listened also on our Internet Radio : RadioSatellite