Stephan Crump's Rosetta Trio at Rhizome DC
uploaded this event on March 28, 2019
after fifteen years of collaboration, the intimately powerful all-string chamber ensemble charts new territories of form and feel on its fourth album Outliers and celebrates its release in D.C.
Stephan Crump’s Rosetta Trio
Liberty Ellman - acoustic guitar
Jamie Fox - electric guitar
Stephan Crump - acoustic bass
“careful attention reveals the intricacies of its repertory and the calm intensity of its rapport” (The New York Times)
LP, CD, and digital available now on Papillon Sounds
Many discerning jazz listeners have come to know Stephan Crump from his twenty years of collaboration with Vijay Iyer, particularly his dynamic founding role in the trio that created Break Stuff, Accelerando, and the Grammy-nominated Historicity. He has worked for nearly as long with Liberty Ellman, notably on the Pi discs Tactiles, Ophiuchus Butterﬂy, and Radiate. Together with Jamie Fox, Crump performs and records with his wife, the radiant singer-songwriter Jen Chapin, most recently on Light of Mine (featuring Rosetta Trio), Reckoning, and the brand-new Desert or Sea....