Rob, 24, joined Similar Jones in the spring of 1999, shortly before graduating from Harvard. He sings tenor and baritone. Rob is also the Director of Music at the Roxbury Latin School in West Roxbury, MA. In addition to conducting music department courses and ensembles, Rob directs Roxbury Latin's own a cappella group, the Latonics. While at Harvard, he sang second tenor in the Harvard Glee Club under the direction of Dr. Jameson N. Marvin, and directed a co-ed a cappella group, the Harvard-Radcliffe Veritones. Rob grew up in North Attleborough, MA and attended North Attleborough High School. He currently lives in Central Square, Cambridge.
In addition to singing, Rob enjoys playing hockey and volleyball, hiking, and rooting for the Red Sox.
Full Name: Robert Charles Opdycke
Nicknames: Mr. Opdycke, Robby, Oppie
DOB: November 21, 1976
Height: 6'1” Weight: 190 lbs.
Hair: brown Eyes: blue/green
Favorite composer: Johannes Brahms
Favorite recording artist: Billy Joel
Favorite Red Sox player: Trot Nixon
Favorite movie: The Shawshank Redemption