keyboardist/ pianist/ studio manager/ producer/ composer/ arranger/ apologetic trombonist

Jeff Babko is:

a) a piano player who also enjoys the wonders of electronical keyboards and synthesizer thingies.

b) a member of the "Jimmy Kimmel Live" house band. (Cleto & The Cletones).

c) a freelance "session guy".

d) the piano fella on the Steve Martin/Martin Short Netflix special

e) a native of Southern California.

f) a lover of coffee.

g) the studio runner of TudorTones

please visit and support these folks and sites that I think are worthy of visits.


SAMSON/HARTKE - these guys are in charge of my live sound and many of the microphones we use in at TudorTones and on "The Caffeinated Keyboardist".

KORG USA - Korg has been developing very user friendly keyboards and workstations that have been so useful in my television and studio work over the last 20+ years.

JEFF'S TWITTER ACCOUNTlate breaking news and reports of where Jeff is gigging... or having coffee.

CUSTOM VINTAGE KEYBOARDSLuke and his team take care of all my vintage synths, Rhodes, Wurly and wacky organ repair needs.  aesthetically wondrous work and technical genius.

LIVE FROM HERE- Iā€™m often in the house band of this brilliant music radio show sprinkled with comic readings from superb radio actors. Led by musical mastermind Chris Thile.

THE BLUE WHALEbest new music and forward-thinking jazz and "beyond" venue in Los Angeles, in the heart of Little Tokyo.  any night is a good night of music at the blue whale...

SAGE AND SOUND ADVICE: this is the infotaining music show on the internet I cohost w/ Victor Indrizzo.

SEQUENTIAL/DAVE SMITH INSTRUMENTS- the Prophet 6 and OB6 are mainstays of my rig and inspire my creativity.