Jarrod Champion is a self-taught pianist, vocalist, organist, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, producer and studio engineer. Originally based in rock and roll, Jarrod eventually spread out into the prominent jazz, blues, soul and traditional country/folk circuits found in and around Detroit. He is and has been a member of numerous musical groups across many different genres.
Jarrod is also an active live and studio session musician and has written, produced and recorded music for stage plays, films and video productions. He also writes and performs his own original music under his own name releasing one full length album and two e.p.’s.
Jarrod has toured extensively across the U.S. and Europe performing at numerous festivals and in some of the most iconic venues around. He’s shared the stage with such acts as Tenacious D, Mike Watt, The White Stripes, Terry Reid and many others. He is currently a house pianist at some of Detroit’s finest establishments and can be found performing live or composing and recording music in his home studio.