“Entertaining enough to catch your ear, and intelligent enough to tickle your mind, Sanders’ sound is that of a stellar young musician carving out a unique place for himself in today’s jazz scene. Lean, acrobatic and endlessly inventive, Sanders’ style abounds with unexpected phrases and surprising flourishes—the kind of playing that never sits still. As a soloist, Sanders is a mad genius— hauntingly melodic and utterly unpredictable. Just when you think you’ve mapped his trajectory, he’s gone in a new direction, spinning off fresh, unconventional phrases.”
– Brian Zimmerman, Downbeat Magazine Editor’s Pick.
Nick Sanders & Logan Strosahl: Janus (SUNNYSIDE 1469) ★★★★ (4 stars) By – Jürg Sommer Pianist Nick Sanders and Logan Strosahl (alto / tenor saxophone) met at the New England Conservatory in Boston, and the chemistry between the two was so good that they have been exploring musical boundaries improvisation-ally for the last 10 […]
Nick Sanders & Logan Strosahl ‘Janus’ (Sunnyside) by Alan Musson These are both new names to me and so a little research is required. Pianist/composer Sanders lives in Brooklyn, New York. He was raised in New Orleans and is a graduate of the New England Conservatory in Boston. He has released two previous albums on […]