“This trio snaps and crackles like a fireplace full of well-seasoned Yule logs...”
- Neil Tesser, Chicago Jazz Music Examiner
Reviews of TRI-FI
(2005) After playing together for a few years as the touring band with Curtis Stigers we decided to create this 1st album of our own music. It’s an experiment that we think turned out even better than we hoped.
"There is an almost tangible sense of solidarity among these three, and the perpetual forward thrust of the music—ever swinging, ever groovy—conveys this shared purpose and their flawless intercommunication... An outstanding album and hopefully the first of many from this outfit. ..."
“These cats can PLAY and swing while they do it. Check out their self-titled CD, you’ll be glad you did.”
"Influenced by the trio masters before them, TRI-FI builds on the tradition, infuses creative writing, fresh arranging and complimentary playing to offer us music that has to be reckoned with. These guys take on the Jazz Trio challenge and deliver a “knock out” punch..."