is a New York-born contemporary jazz pianist, music composer, author, and producer, who learned music from his father, Robert (Bob) Baldwin, Sr. Baldwin's career started in 1983, and has earned four SESAC Music awards, initially for his 2002-2003 airplay of "The Way She Looked At Me," followed by one for his 2008 airplay on NewUrbanJazz.com
, one in 2010 for his Never Can Say Goodbye: A Tribute to Michael Jackson
, and one in 2011 for NewUrbanJazz.com2 / Re-Vibe
. He also was awarded the Sony Innovators Award in 1989 selected by Roberta Flack.