Unsung hero of Jazz... master of classic bebop piano.”

— Scott Yanow, L.A. Scene

A masterful bop-based improviser... his lines unfolding with an impressive blend of precision and propulsive swing.”

— Don Heckman, Los Angeles Times

A most extraordinary distinguished musician... second generation of bebop pianomen... more elegant expression - his stroke is both stringent and sparkling... he creates intimacy. ”

— Boris Rabinowitsch, Politiken, Copenhagen, Denmark

The best bebop pianist this side of Barry Harris. ”

— Len Dobbin, The Montreal Mirror