Classic Cocktails and Jazz: 2 Cocktails + Admission to a Night of Jazz at MOTHER Bar + Kitchen
Come out for a night of jazz and improvisation at MOTHER. Featuring Helton & Bragg (percussion/guitar/electronics), Jeff Crompton / Peter Sloan Duo (saxophone/trombone free jazz) and Chris Alpiar Trio (sax/bass/drums jazz)!
What To Expect
- Two cocktails + admission
As Chad Radford of Creative Loafing writes, “Alto sax man Jeff Crompton is a true gem of Atlanta’s music scene.” Jeff Crompton was born in Atlanta and started performing here in 1982. In the 1980s and 90s, he played with a variety of bands and musicians, including pianist/composer Michael J. Smith, Darryl Rhoades, and The Bazooka Ants, a free jazz/funk trio. More recently, Jeff has focused on composition, while continuing to perform his off-center, jazz-based music around the Southeast and beyond. Later musical associates include guitarists Davey Williams and Eugene Chadbourne and The 4th Ward Afro-Klezmer Orchestra. He currently leads Three Way Mirror, a unique sax/tuba/congas trio, and is a founding member of the Edgewood Saxophone Trio and the Satara š Quartet. Jeff has an extensive discography of recordings; his most recent album is Duets, featuring performances by Stuart Gerber, Chris Case, and Peter Sloan. Peter Sloan is a trombonist, composer, and improviser currently based in San Diego He has performed with Davey Williams, Bob Stagner (of the Shaking Ray Levis), The 4th Ward Afro-Klezmer Orchestra among others. Peter has studied with Roscoe Mitchell at Mills College, where he earned a Masters degree in music. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. at the University of California San Diego.
Old Fashioned - The original classic cocktail, combining Bourbon, Bitters, and a little bit of orange sweetness.
Sazerac - This New Orleans special mixes Rye Whiskey with Bitters, Sugar, and the herbal aroma of Absinthe
Negroni - This twist on the Italian classic mixes equal parts Campari, Gin, Sweet Vermouth, and Aperol to create a bitter rye refreshing drink
Penicillin - This cocktail combines Blended Scotch with honey, lemon juice, and muddled ginger to create a crisp, citrusy profile
Gimlet - Lime juice and a little sweetness to your choice of Gin or Vodka for a perfect drink