"This new recording may finally be the breakthrough for composer and saxophonist Jim Saltzman. The overall sound is muscular and full; individual contributions are both inventive and deliberate. There is hardly a wasted note or slight hesitation. This is creative jazz at it's best."- Tim Price, Saxophone Journal. He has performed with Jim McNeely, George Coleman, Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, Grover Washington Jr., Jon Faddis, James Moody, Eddie Gomez, James Spaulding, Steve LaSpina, Vanessa Rubin, Ralph Bowen, Dave Valentin, Francois Moutin, Claudio Roditi. Studied privately with Seamus Blake, Rich Perry, Kenny Werner.