The personnel on Chroma is: Frank Southecorvo - soprano, alto and tenor saxophone Walton Davis - trombone Bill Gerhardt - keyboard Mike Holstein - acoustic bass Jeff Rudolph - drums Frank Southecorvo lives in Asheville, NC, where he has been playing saxophone as a leader and sideman since 1990. The rest of the band lives in Western NC as well, although pianist Bill Gerhardt has lived in New York, NY for many years and continues to work there now. 'His compositions set an instant mood which draws the listener in, allowing the band to weave melodic stories on the framework of harmony' -- Bill Gerhardt 'Playing melodies with Walton is a blast for me. We've played together for years. I wrote these tunes with him in mind. Jeff, Bill and Mike are all giants. Their swing is infectious. No matter what style, rhythm or tempo,they really groove!' -- Frank Southecorvo.