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Bob Crawford-RMCO MUSIC

By way of introduction, my name is Bob Crawford, President of RMCO MUSIC / BMI / NYC / USA, a very versatile and prolific 35 year veteran songwriter / composer/ producer - actively seeking music / sync licensing / placement opportunities with recording artists, for theme songs / underscoring / transitions in film/TV, commercial advertising and product placement in all media formats, corporate business presentations, ringtones, video games, websites, and the like creating music in genres such as Adult Contemporary (Pop), R&B/Soul, Contemporary Crossover Jazz, Dance, Indie Rock, and Singer-Songwriter idioms. I have original music from the 1970s-2010 for licensing purposes in all media formats.

Having  been in the music industry for quite some time I have a rather large song catalog & long track record, working with such varied artists as Jocelyn Brown (#1 Record “Somebody Else’s Guy”), Mick Taylor (Rolling Stones), Maxine Brown (Tony Award Winner, R&B Hall of Fame member), Dennis Williams (O’Jays, Temptations), Larry Harlow (Lifetime Grammy Award Winner & Latin Music Hall of Fame member), Ron Richardson (Tony Award Winner for “Big River”), Loretta Devine (“Waiting To Exhale”, “Dreamgirls”- original Broadway cast, BET Image Award Winner), Jimmy Norman (R&B Hall of Fame member), Maria Howell (“The Color Purple”), Vondie Curtis-Hall (“Dreamgirls”- original Broadway cast, Gotham & Satellite Awards Winner), Carl Hall (“The Wiz”, “Mahalia”), & Beverly Crosby (“Wild Women”).

On Jun 1, 2013 my 2  Contemporary Crossover Jazz albums BOB CRAWFORD/RMCO MUSIC presents: CONTEMPORARY JAZZ CROSSOVER INSTRUMENTALS Vol. 1 & 2  were released by RMCO MUSIC and are available at i-Tunes, CD Baby, AmazonMP3, Bandcamp, Google Play, & Spotify.

As an appetizer: Song Samples…Period pieces galore! Take your pick!

1) For Pop/Rock Collection (1974-2010): What Can I Say To You - youtube

2) 1970s Singer-Songwriter Collection - reverbnation

3) R&B/Soul Collection (1978-2010) - youtube

For Crossover Jazz Collection:
Bob Crawford/RMCO MUSIC presents: Contemporary Crossover Jazz Instrumentals Volume 1 (Midtempo/Romantic)
A Playlist of the Album Vol 1 on youtube

Bob Crawford/RMCO MUSIC presents: Contemporary Crossover Jazz Instrumentals Volume 2 (Uptempo Jazz &Jazz/Funk Party Music)
A Playlist of the Album Vol 2 on youtube

I’ve also had original music placements in the following projects:

1) King’s Plaza, Bklyn, NY radio ad (1975-1978),

2) "Komedy U" theme song with Ellen DeGeneris on Comedy Central TV (1988)  with Larry Harlow

3) “My Time Is Now” recorded by Larry Harlow (Lifetime Grammy Award Winner & Latin Music Hall of Fame member) as the title song for Larry Harlow’s album “My Time Is Now”/”Mi Tiempo Llego” released in 1990 by Cache Records

4) “I Want to Be Loved” recorded by Maxine Brown (Tony Award Winner, R&B Hall of Fame member) in 2006 and released by Mee Max Music from her album "From the Heart"... 2006

5) "Everything Is Gonna Be Fine" Vice Media’s “King of the Road” Episode 310 “The Finale” (2018)

6) “Where Do We Go From Here” “Frayed” Season1 Episode 2 (Fall 2019 ABC, Australia)

7) “Slow Down “The Last Thing He Wanted” (Netflix) starring Ben Affleck and Anne Hathaway

8) “The Latin Thing” “NARCOS” (Netflix, Season 5 Episode 503 in production),

9) “He Loves Me - He Loves Me Not” “Mixed-ish” (episode 106 in production),

10)“Storm of Changes” included in the compilation charity album “Heroes for Hurricane Harvey (2018)

11) "Floater" included in 70 Jazz compilation albums on Spotify.

12) “Gonna Make You Mine” included in the compilation charity album “We Love Nashville” to help the victims of the Nashville tornado (2020)

1981 Composed the score for the Off-Broadway production of "Graven Images"

1981 Composed the score for Playwrights" Horizons production of "Personals"

1982 Wrote the jazz theory book "Symmetric Cycles"

2011 RMCO MUSIC published "Symmetric Cycles", distributed by Charles Colin Publications, Tappan, NY

Wrote "My Time Is Now" (1991) recorded by Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner and Latin Music-Salsa Hall of Fame member Larry Harlow for Cache Records(Fania)

Wrote "I Want to be Loved" (2006) recorded by R & B Hall of Fame member Maxine Brown

Session guitarist/vocalist/writer/ producer, and arranger for artists ranging from Phoebe Snow to McFadden & Whitehead for 30 years.

229 West 26thSt., Suite 6A
New York, NY 10001

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