Robert Long has worked as a ballet pianist-accompanist for over 22 years. He has played for Royal Academy of Dance Exam Syllabus classes as well as "open" classes, where the instructor sets the exercises and there is no set music. He has composed two albums of original piano music for ballet class: Ballet Etudes, released in 2000, and Etudes II, released in 2005. Robert has also worked as a church musician for several years, as well as a variety show accompanist/synth arranger. He has appeared in an episode about ballet on a syndicated children's TV show ("This is Daniel Cook") and recently has been performing locally in the pop/rock scene. He currently resides in Port Credit, Ontario, Canada.