Rolling Stone:  Winter Jazzfest 2019: 10 Best Things We Saw

Reviews of the performance by Jamie Saft, Bradley Jones, Nasheet Waits, Bill McHenry at Soho Playhouse on January 11, 2019.

Read the full review.  “Jamie Saft’s Timeless Swing” – 01/14/19

This one was pure class.


Jazz Trail:  WINTER JAZZFEST 2019 – MARATHON 1, NYC, JAN 11

Read the full review.   With photography by © Clara Pereira and text by Filipe Freitas

…tunes that easily reached the heart and uplifted the soul…

USA

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

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

JazzWise

Kevin Legendre – Jazz Wise (Print only)

  • Jamie Saft Quartet – Blue Dream

Italy

Best Jazz Albums of 2018 – GiornaleDellaMusica.it

  • Jamie Saft Quartet – Blue Dream

Poland

Best Live Jazz Albums of 2018 – JazzPress Poland

  • Jamie Saft – Solo A Genova

Turkey

Best Albums of 2018 –Ümit Baykara – Cazkolik

  • Jamie Saft Quartet – Blue Dream

Brazil

Best of 2018 – Pagina Dois, por Cassiano Rodka

  • Jamie Saft – Solo a Genova

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

 

 

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.