David Baker(Chairman of Jazz Dept. at Indiana University):
“In my estimation John is one of the most important jazz violinist of our time.”

McCoy Tyner (Legendary jazz pianist):
“As a jazz violinist, John is doing something historical. It’s very important that he be heard more.”

Dr. Billy Taylor (World renowned jazz pianist and educator):
“In my opinion, John optimizes the best of the legendary jazz masters Eddie South and Stuff Smith.”

Denise Kinney (Executive Director of Musicopia):
“John is a tremendously talented jazz violinist, educator and performer, as well as being a person of the highest character and great humanity.”

Robert Capana (Executive Director of Settlement Music School):
“John is one of the most distinguish and original jazz artist in a town with a long history of producing great jazz talents.”

Tyrone Brown (Renowned jazz bassist and composer):
“I have been impressed with John’s ability to reach young audiences.”