All About Jazz

Mark Corroto – All About Jazz – Best of 2018

  • Jamie Saft Quartet – Blue Dream

Doug Collette – All About Jazz – Best of 2018

  • Jamie Saft Quartet – Blue Dream
  • Jamie Saft – Solo A Genova

Doug Collette – Glide Magazine – Best of jazz 2018

Jamie Saft – Solo A Genova. “Renaissance man Saft’s comparatively simple solo playing here is as refreshing as it is engrossing.”

Sasha Frere Jones included Blue Dream in his Music I Enjoyed in Two Thousand Eighteen List.


UK Vibe – Best of 2018

“Music this good doesn’t come along all that often. But when it does, it can be one of the most enjoyable and rewarding pleasures in life. “Blue Dream” is a truly remarkable album from a group of musicians at the peak of their creative powers.” -Mike Gates


Kevin Legendre – Jazz Wise (Print only)

  • Jamie Saft Quartet – Blue Dream


Best Jazz Albums of 2018 –

  • Jamie Saft Quartet – Blue Dream


Best Live Jazz Albums of 2018 – JazzPress Poland

  • Jamie Saft – Solo A Genova


Best Albums of 2018 –Ümit Baykara – Cazkolik

  • Jamie Saft Quartet – Blue Dream


Best of 2018 – Pagina Dois, por Cassiano Rodka

  • Jamie Saft – Solo a Genova

“You Don’t Know the Life” by Jamie Saft, Steve Swallow, Bobby Previte – January 25, 2019




Jamie Saft, Bill McHenry, Bradley Jones, and Nasheet Waits

The Jamie Saft Quartet plays the opening set at Soho Playhouse for the Winter JazzFest Marathon, in New York.


Doors open

Jamie Saft Quartet

See schedule for full festival lineup and ticketing notes.

Jamie Saft, solo – in Israel

NEW YEAR’S 2019:  Jamie will perform solo piano works in intimate settings on December 31 in Haifa, and January 1 in Tel Aviv.  Follow the links to the Facebook events for more information.


Starlite Motel

Kristoffer Alberts, Ingebrigt Håker Flaten, Gard Nilssen, with Jaime Saft

This fascinating configuration makes for an equally fascinating listen, one that toes the line between improvisational jazz and psychedelic rock with dexterous abandon.”

Free Jazz Blog on Awosting Falls by Starlite Motel

FRI 07 DEC – Oslo at Blå
SUN 09 DEC – Cologne, DE at Stadtgarten
MON 10 DEC – Berlin at Maschinenhaus
TUE 11 DEC – Moscow at DOM
WED 12 DEC – Amsterdam at Bimhuis

Ny Saft-smak

Den amerikanske tangentvirtuosen Jamie Saft dukker opp i stadig nye versjoner og nesten alle er like spennende.  by Tor Hammerø, October 19, 2018

Jamie Saft er med sin allsidighet og sitt tydelige uttrykk, uansett hvor han møter opp, en av de viktige pianostemmene anno 2018.

Trns:  Jamie Saft, with his versatility and distinctive expression, no matter where he meets, is one of the important piano voices in 2018.