Press highlights

Press highlights

“Pete can become a force. A real force.
He’s confident enough not to do what others might tell him.”

Paul Bley – Liner notes to “Centric”

“…a welcome presence on the creative music scene… Robbins displays a keen imagination and a rousing command of his horn… Highly developed harmony, complex meter and searing improv… fiercely creative…”

David Adler – Time Out New York & All About Jazz New York

“Mr. Robbins, an industrious and venturesome alto saxophonist and clarinetist, leads… an ambitious ensemble that combines spacious avant-gardism with the melodic punch of rock… Mr. Robbins plays with coolness as well as confidence… His compositions seem to breathe according to some collective whim.”

Nate Chinen – New York Times

“No doubt, Robbins’ third solo outing looms as a logical progression of his spiraling notoriety within global jazz circles… Robbins should win over a horde of admirers with this outing… Simply stated, Robbins is a style master who sets himself apart from many of his peers.”

Glen Astarita – /

“Consistently creative and completely satisfying…simply one of the finest working bands in jazz right now… [They] don’t just play superbly, but play superb, creative music.”

Big City – (blog)

“a harmonically brilliant ensemble sound”

Wilbur MacKenzie – NYC Jazz Record

“A cohesive performance of the highest conceptual level”

Vincenzo Roggero – All About Jazz – Italia