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Rob Zuzin has been performing in the Baltimore region for over 20 years. His rock and roll background and energetic performances bring cover tunes and originals to life through a mixture of styles.  Whether the setting calls for instrumentals or fan favorites like the songs you've come to love and expect, his shows are never the same and each night is a unique and unforgettable experience.  Join the party!

Sheet Music Video

Here are two songs from the latest recording, Platforms, with the sheet music in standard and tablature notation.  The pdf sheet music is available for all of the songs on the album at www.robzuzin.com/store


Platforms...

The new recording, Platforms is finished!  My latest all acoustic, all instrumental album features nine tracks of original music for solo guitar.  The songs balance intricate finger style playing with compact melodies and harmonic passages that explore the full range…

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The Grille at Maple Lawn

I was a featured monthly act at the Grille for the past year.  The club has decided to close and I want to wish them all the best.  Thanks for the great memories.  Here's a clip from one of my…Read more
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This Taylor Guitar and Move


I’m always amazed at the sounds I get from this Taylor guitar when I record it.  I used it for the previous record, On Steel Strings (it is the one I'm holding on the cover).  Hearing the playback of those…

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Maeve's Lament

Each of the nine songs on my latest record, Platforms, have a lot in common.  They are all performed using a picking technique that combines a finger style approach with the use of a flat pick.  This is called…

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Call Signs

Just wrapped the final mixes for the new recording. The audio mastering remains to be done, but I've posted one on the audio player at the bottom of the page. The fast picking aside, Call Signs, is one of the more…

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New Press!


 

My latest album On Steel Strings A Tribute To ABBA was recently featured on page 4 in issue #76 of ABBA INTERMEZZO, the official publication of the international ABBA fan club.  Here’s an excerpt of their review of the…

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HACKSAW


 

Hacksaw 

The title was the inspiration for this piece.  Hacksaw.  What would a song with that title sound like?  It would have an opening statement consisting of the relentless doubling of the open high E string…

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The 3:30 Weblog


Musicians usually have a lot to say about being a musician, and I’m no different.  I just finished checking out Joe Satriani’s autobiography, and I could relate to his desire to share some of the finer points of his music…

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CIRCLES

  The Origin and Meaning of CIRCLES



Circles is one of my latest compositions featured in the 2016 release, Platforms.  I began writing it a little over a hundred years after the music that inspired it was completed.

Will

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PLATFORMS

The next recording:  Platforms

My last record, On Steel Strings A Tribute To ABBA, was a lot of fun to record and promote.  I’ve met a lot of great people throughout the entire process that I may not have…

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The international ABBA fan club, ABBA INTERMEZZO

Our friends at ABBA Intermezzo, the international ABBA fan club has shared a note about the album: On Steel Strings...

"Baltimore based guitarist Rob Zuzin has released his CD "On Steel Strings: A Tribute To ABBA", available on CDBABY &Read more
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On Steel Strings Album Review

Album Review by Jukka Tolppi, blogger, photographer, and artist from Finland. 

“The tribute album is made with love for the music, no matter labels; pop, rock, blues…this is ABBA music with no frills. Since ABBA as a group is…Read more

So...why ABBA?

I get asked this question a lot.  My career in music rarely takes me in the direction of pop music and most that know me were initially surprised by the subject matter of my most recent release, On Steel Strings…Read more

In The News!!!

The latest release, On Steel Strings A Tribute To ABBA, has gone international thanks to a kind review from our new friends at the German website abba.de.  Since the review, folks have checked out the recording from Berlin, Moscow, Munich…Read more

Sold!: Leadbetter's Tavern

As you make your way down the busy cobblestone streets near the water in Fell’s Point, the only thing that stands between you and your favorite watering hole is a place to park.  You are just about to give up…Read more

Thanks to my wonderful photographer, Dorret

In preparation for the latest album and media campaign, I had the joy of working with the very talented Baltimore photographer Dorret. She is a skillful artist who was not only able to capture some fine shots of my mug…Read more

It's official...New Release in April!

On Steel Strings A Tribute to ABBA to be released in April! 

Rob's newest recording features ABBA's greatest hits arranged for solo acoustic guitar.  These enduring classics are given new treatment in this organic setting which maintains the craftsmanship of…Read more

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