JY TRIO WEST COAST TOUR JUNE 6-15!
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AVAILABLE NOW on INNER CIRCLE MUSIC!
"Affirmation" by the Jason Yeager Trio
Available here or on iTunes, Amazon, CD Baby, and dozens of other sites
"[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