New Release on WCS
The Jim Robitaille Group
Jim Robitaille - Guitar & Nylon String Guitar
Dave Liebman - Soprano & Tenor Saxophone
Tony Marino - Bass
Alex Ritz - Drums
"..Thelonious Monk International Jazz Composers Competition winner, Jim Robitaille, led the Monk Institute student band in an impressive performance of his award winning composition."
- Jazz Times Magazine
"..Jim Robitaille Group's debut To Music has its own identity."
- Jazz Improv Magazine
"..Jim's work on this recording demonstrates once again why he is so respected by his peers. He always plays musically and straight from the heart. He Is a true musician."
- Charlie Banacos
"..Robitaille is obviously his own man, a front runner for debut of the year."
- Jazz views. UK
"..Jim Robitaille makes an impressive recording debut
- The Daily Ipirotikos Agon and the Apopsy, Greece
".."To Music will be a pleasant surprise to those guitarists searching for a new influence beyond, say, Metheny, Abercrombie, and Scofield." - Drums Etc, Quebec, Canada
"..All these tunes are cutting-edge hip arrangements."
- Escambia Sun Press, Pensacola
"..Robitaille's guitar, drifts between a tight groove mode and a freer flexible flow as well as anybody out there."
-All About Jazz
"..The melodies on "To Music" are memorable and soulful. I enjoyed this recording alot."
- Dave Liebman