Oliver Miguel / Press

“This is Oliver Miguel’s second recording as a leader and the first since the 2003 Esperanza. Miguel is still a very young man however his maturity from a musical standpoint is above and beyond anything I would expect after looking at the cover of his new CD Aire. He still looks very young and it throws you off until the CD starts spinning. Make no mistake he is a seasoned veteran and has been very busy in between solo albums contributing to other projects and performing live. As the first track unravels before you, and you start to absorb all the sounds you realize that while listening to “Still Here & There” that is this is a man who knows exactly what he is doing. There is so much here to offer a listener. The term world jazz is absolutely appropriate for Aire....”