Jeff Crompton Trio Magic WordRoboCromp - But Does it Swing?
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Duets with threemaster improvisers: StuartGerber (percussion), Peter Sloan (trombone), and Chris Case (piano).The album also featuresthe only issued version ofSteve Lacy’s saxophone /trombone duet “Dues.”Cover design is by Grammy-winning designer Susan Archie.
Jeff evokes two
moments in the
history of Southern
music via overdubbed
soprano, alto, tenor,
and baritone saxes
as well as clarinet.
7” 45 RPM vinyl
record or download.
The RoboCromp duo
early on, from 2005,
featuring originals andmusic by Steve Lacyand Cecil Taylor. There are only a few copies ofthe CD left (availableat shows), but you candownload the albumat Bandcamp.
Jeff Crompton / Peter Sloan
Saxophone / trombone
(and percussion) duetswith the talented playerand composer Peter Sloan. Download only from Bandcamp.
Three Way Mirror
Just another saxophone/
tuba/congas band, withBill Pritchard and JohnArthur Brown. 3WM plays jazz which doesnot bow to conventions.
CD or download.
Anagrams Roll Call / Springs
A cool 7” record by
Anagrams - two
neighbors from Atlanta
who like making musictogether. Jeff and JDWalsh play music that isas catchy as it is unclassifiable. Snaga ram with Anagrams!
The EdgewoodSaxophone Trio playsedgy, original musiccombining compositionand improvisation. BenDavis (tenor) and BillNittler (baritone) joinJeff in the EST.
Early work - this 1992
CD has the only issuedtracks by Atlanta’s legendary Bazooka Ants,two tracks with pianistMichael J. Smith, andan overdubbed soloversion of LennieTristano’s “TurkishMambo.”
Good and Bad Angels RoboCromp is Jeff’s l long-running, long- distance duo with guitarist Rob Rushin. This 7” vinyl record / download represents our music 13 years in.
Jeff’s first recordedcollaboration withAtlanta composer /improviser Majid Ariam, in an unusualsaxophone / mandolinduo. We play threepieces which combinecomposition andimprovisation; tradition andinnovation.
Intense saxophoneand clarinet solo music, alternatingtrue a cappella soloswith overdubbed,multi-horn pieces.Available as a 10”LP or download
Jeff teams up with bassist Evan Lipsonand drummer Bob Stagner (ShakingRay Levis) for a setof adventurousfree jazz.