"The First Third is the representation of movement and demonstrating how we can create something personal from their starting points of reference. This is thanks to the artistic sensibilities of Phil Cavalieri who also pulled off a remarkable virtuosity"
“Music can be one of the highest forms of art and talented musicians like Phil Cavalieri have a way of taking their music and painting it on a canvas that reaches far and wide.....”
"...An amazing release, especially for the six string aficionado...."
"The wonderfully anarchic The First Third, which mixes jazz improvisation with the bravado of progressive rock and a bit of the psychedelia of The Grateful Dead."