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  1. a term used in jazz music to describe the chords, rhythms, and countermelodies that keyboard players (piano or organ) or guitar players use to support a jazz musician's improvised solo or melody lines

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  2. While any jazz instrument can be used for comping, the chordal rhythm section instruments (piano, organ, and guitar) have developed the largest collection of pedagogical materials about comping

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  3. an abbreviation of accompanying

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  4. In a standard jazz combo, the pianist or guitarist typically comps during the horn and double bass solos by improvising chords and improvised countermelodies

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
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