AVAILABLE MARCH 10, 2017 on INNER CIRCLE MUSIC!
"UNITED" by the Jason Yeager and Jason Yeager
Featuring Jason Palmer, George Garzone, Greg Loughman, Mike Connors, John Lockwood, Jerry Leake, Clay Lyons
Available here or on iTunes, Amazon, CD Baby, and dozens of other sites
“United takes you on an intriguing and picturesque journey. The CD covers a wide range of musical terrain and the writing and playing on each track are adventurous, engaging and passionate, making you eager to hear the next song." – Grammy-nominated violinist and MacArthur Fellow Regina Carter
"[Jason Yeager] is an individualist with a high concept, and his music contains grace and color and a great deal of depth."
-Greg Osby, saxophonist/composer
"...an incredible composer and musician....[who] surprises you like a thunderbolt..." -Ran Blake, pianist/composer and MacArthur Fellow
“…[Jason] always impressed me with his talent, his curiosity and his desire to create his own music while really investigating the jazz piano tradition."
-Fred Hersch, pianist/composer
“The evidence is clear on Affirmation, his second outing on Greg Osby’s Inner Cricle Music label….With a highly interactive trio…Yeager stakes out his own unique territory on originals ranging from the Bud Powell-ish ‘Stumblebop’ to the quirky ‘Blues for Billy P’..."
-Bill Milkowski, Downbeat Magazine
“Affirmation sparkles with intelligence and impressive musicianship…"
-Richard B. Kamins, Stemp Tempest Blog
“…the trio’s illuminating dexterity is expressive, unyielding and accessible….an emerging artist to watch for in today’s jazz."
-Rob Young, The Vertical Spin
"Yeager’s recording “Ruminations’’...ranks as one of 2011’s most impressive debuts." -Andrew Gilbert, The Boston Globe
“Yeager plays a thoughtfully subtle, harmonically advanced sort of piano with great touch." -Grego Edwards, All About Jazz