Jamie Saft solo

Tour starts Saturday, February 2, in Kufstein, Austria:

02.Feb KUFSTEIN/Austria – Musikschule Kufstein
03.Feb WELS/Austria Spiegelsaal – Hotel Greif
04.Feb BOLZANO/Italy – Carambolage
06.Feb RIJKEVORSEL/Belgium De Singer
08.Feb HANNOVER/Germany – Tonhalle Hannover
09.Feb FIRENZE/Italy – A.P.S. “Vie Nuove Associazione di Promozione Sociale”

Review. “You Don’t Know the Life” – Jamie Saft, Steve Swallow, Bobby Previte. Praise for the album, written by Raul da Gama.  Full article here. 01.31.2019

“an album to die for”


Jamie Saft, Steve Swallow, Bobby Previte – “You Don’t Know the Life”  is out now on RareNoise Records:  gatefold green vinyl, cd digipak, and in the digital. Art and design by Steven Erdman with additional layout assistance by Graham Schreiner.

Buy it directly from the label, find it at Amazon, Apple, Spotify, or ask your local record shop to order it.

  1. Re:Person I Know 04:30
  2. Dark Squares 05:41
  3. Water From Breath 04:22
  4. You Don’t Know The Life 06:09
  5. Ode To A Green Frisbee 02:12
  6. The Cloak 04:19
  7. Stable Manifold 03:16
  8. The Break Of The Flat Land 03:56
  9. Moonlight In Vermont 03:07
  10. Alfie 03:37

Review from SENTIREASCOLTARE, music journal, Italy.  Read the full article here.

“I see a leader!”

Jamie Saft’s solo tour of Austria, Italy, Belgium, and Germany begins 02.February.  Details via Songkick, Facebook, with Saudades.



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.


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

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


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 – GiornaleDellaMusica.it

  • 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