From: NY, United States
Genre: Jazz, Avant-Garde
He has been featured as a prominent musician on a number of highly acclaimed CDs & DVDs including George Garzone’s “One Two Three Four” with Dennis Irwin and the critically acclaimed DVD “George Garzone and The Triadic Chromatic Approach”. He has also been featured on Kenny Werner’s CD “Playin with the Greats”. His current group is called "The Fluid Trio". It includes a rotation of the best musicians playing in jazz today especially legendary saxophonist George Garzone, Francisco Mela on drums, and Peter Slavov on bass.
A Virginia Native.....Chris Crocco attended Berklee College of Music in Boston. He graduated Cum Laude in 1997 and has been at home in New York City for more than a decade. As a leader he has performed at some of the most important jazz clubs in the city including Birdland, Blue Note, Smalls, FatCat, The 55 Bar, The Bar Next Door, Cornelia St. Café, and Miles Jazz Cafe. In addition he has performed with Kenny Werner, Mike Mainieri, Ari Hoenig, John Lockwood, George Garzone, Greg Tardy, Sam Yahel, Antonio Farao, Kenny Brooks, Frank Tiberi, Bob Gullotti, Francisco Mela, Ben Street, Peter Slavov, Pete Zimmer, Ross Pederson, John Sullivan, Rick Margitza, Essiet Essiet, Eivind Opsvik, Charles Blenzig, Sean Conley, Tony Moreno, Ian Froman, and the late great Dennis Irwin amongst others.