Ada Rovatti / Press

““In 2003, a bright new voice made her recording debut as a leader. Ada Rovatti is a fluent post-bop tenor and soprano saxophonist with attractive sounds on her instruments, a creative improvising style, and plenty of spirit.””

All Music Guide

““…Rovatti’s warm-toned confidence must surely light up the stage whenever she is in town. Magical.””

““A successful debut . . .””

All About Jazz Italy

““…Under The Hat reveals a technically fluent and music improviser””

JazzTimes Magazine

““ . . . extremely natural, flowing, energetic.””

Jazz Convention

““It’s the best of the classic and the best of the new.””

jazz Review

““Whether burning down the house (on the swinging “Fourth Step”) or persuading earnestly (on the gorgeous “Where is Home”), Rovatti’s voice is a fresh addition that should garner her much-deserved respect. –”

All About Jazz USA

“She is one highly talented lady - playing tenor and soprano saxes with a fluency and fund of exciting ideas that's most impressive.”

EuropeClub De Jazz

“A noteworthy disc that convinced me she's a talented performer and composer.”

Swing Journal - Japan

“Under The Hat-…. Highly Recommended”


“Under the Hat by saxist Ada Rovatti is an energy infused collection of straight-ahead mastery”

jazz Review

“…It's no surprise that she would be in demand, since her recordings show her to be a top-notch saxophonist and an excellent composer”

JazzTimes Magazine

“…perhaps the only thing that rivals her beauty is her extraordinary ability on the tenor and soprano saxophones”….Every tune on this album (airbop) is a gem”


“(Airbop) One of the top mainstream sets of the year”

All About Jazz USA