Born in San Juan Puerto Rico in 1999, Rolando began piano lessons at age of eight. In 2008 he joined the pre-college program of the Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music, and during the years 2010 through 2016, he was student of Teresa Acevedo. He followed studies with Sergio Ruiz, Thomas Lymenstull, and Robert Satterlee at Interlochen Summer Arts Program 2013-2015. He also studied with José Ramos Santana, Golda Tatz, Martin Labazevich, Ian Hobson, and Boaz Sharon at the Puerto Rico International Piano Festival. He has participated in masterclasses with Michael Lewin, Rebecca Penneys, Yong Hi Moon, Blanca Uribe, Benjamin Warsaw, Paul Schenly, Alessio Bax, Michael Coonrod, Sheryl Iott, and Dennis Alexander.