Rob Scheps

Art Discipline: 
Portland, OR
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Sep 4, 2023 to Sep 29, 2023

Tenor/ soprano saxophonist Rob Scheps has performed / recorded with Gil Evans Band, Vanguard Jazz Orchestra , John Scofield , George Russell , Bob Moses, Terumasa Hino, Al Grey, Clark Terry, Sam Rivers , Julius Hemphill, Duffy Jackson ,Cecil Taylor, Joey Calderazzo Quartet.. Also  Buddy Rich, Eartha Kitt, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, Jack Jones, The Four Tops, Donna Summer & Leslie Uggams. International tours in Finland, Canada, Mexico, St. Lucia, Norway, France, Italy, Germany, Taiwan, Sweden, Bermuda and Japan.

Rob has his own citation in The Encyclopedia Of Jazz.

He leads his own bands, Magnets! with Kim Clarke in NYC ; The Rob Scheps Big Band in Portland , Oregon; and the Rob Scheps Core-tet in NYC, which has a new cd , "Live At Smalls" on the Smalls label. His latest cd , " Comencio" on Steeplechase is available on Amazon and i-tunes.