TRI-FI Jazz Trio

“The clairvoyance of these three can be mesmerizing. ”

- John Ephland, Downbeat Magazine

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Here's a collection of some of the nice things people have been saying about TRI-FI.

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Davis Enterprise: A TRI-FI Christmas – Holiday Jazz 2013 – Joy to the Jingle

The Davis Enterprise | Derrick Bang

"They delivered what is guaranteed to be one of my all-time favorite piano trio holiday albums..."

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Scott Yanow: TRI-FI 3

"More important than the individual selections is the general sound of the trio and their telepathic interplay. Tri-Fi has succeeded at both developing its own musical personality and creating music that can only come from a group of like-minded musicians. ..."

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Chicago Music Examiner: A TRI-FI Christmas

"This trio snaps and crackles like a fireplace full of well-seasoned Yule logs; their nicely honed interplay makes even these chestnuts sound fresh..."

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All About Jazz: A TRI-FI Christmas

"This year’s finest jazz Christmas offering might just be by pianist Matthew Fries, bassist Phil Palombi and drummer Keith Hall..."

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Downbeat: A TRI-FI Christmas – Holiday Music Roundup

Downbeat Magazine

"A Tri-Fi Christmas is one of the more surprising holiday records jazz fans will hear this season..."

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Raising a Third: Tri-Fi’s “3”

"There are surely piano trios with higher profiles than Tri-Fi, but one would be hard pressed to identify another with more telepathic synergy..."

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International Society of Bassists | Paul Pearce

“…a tightly knit jazz trio…three top rank musicians.”

All Music Guide: Postcards

All Music Guide | Michael G. Nastos

"Tri-Fi is well on their way to incorporating new style and strength to their already potent brand of piano trio music..."

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Tri-Fi Offers a Lush Jazz Banquet

Kalamazoo Gazette | Bill Wood

"The group's performance at Western Michigan University's Dalton Center Recital Hall Wednesday night was a combination of clear themes for those people who like their jazz light, and complex rhythms and tonal colors for those people who want something more abstract... Tri-Fi has come up with a jazz sound everybody can root for. ..."

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Jazz Police: Postcards

"Many journeys fill these Postcards, and each sends an engaging message, giving us good reason to travel with Tri-Fi again and again..."

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