Rick DellaRatta & Jazz for Peace / Press

"DellaRatta.....demonstrating a talent for composing, improvising and arranging....that recalled Thelonius Monk's flair for refreshing familiar chord progressions with harmonic twists.....an imaginative reworking that moved from the sublime to swinging and back again."

Washington Post

"DellaRatta...well crafted with strong traces of influence from McCoy Tyner and Bill Evans."

LA Times

"DellaRatta brought new life to an old sweet song."

Boston Globe

"Rick DellaRatta is one of the finest Jazz pianists alive."

Savannah Times

"One of the worlds finest pianists."

Teri Thornton

"His voice is his secret weapon. It's pure velvet."

Troy Record