PERSONNEL

Ilia Skibinsky -  alto, soprano
saxophone (3,8), piano (4) 
Glenn Zaleski - piano  
Edward Perez - bass 
Colin Stranahan - drums

WITH SPECIAL GUESTS
Mike Moreno - guitar (1,2,5)
Matthew Silberman 
tenor saxophone (1,2,6)
Matthew Jodrell - trumpet (1,2,6)
Joe Deninzon - strings (3)

Quotes about The Passage

" The Passage is a very impressive debut by the young Israeli/Russian
composer
and saxophonist Ilia Skibinsky. I have heard a great amount of records
by young artists, and can attest that it is quite rare to find the level of compositional
maturity I heard in this album...
"  - David Binney (Saxophonist, Composer)

 

 

" Ilia Skibinsky truly brings a global perspective to his music…"

Jazziz Magazine (critics choice, top 10 albums of 2013)

 

 

Rising star Skibinsky's sharp artist vision and stellar tune-smithing hold things

together as a cohesive statement,on this excellent debut…- All About Jazz​​​              

 

 

“ A highly talented Altoist, he is also a composer who covers a wide area

of genres..."  - Jazzwise Magazine

 

 

Skibinsky's diverse experiences, have given him a panoramic view of the music
world that informs his compositions.
The Passage is full of passion, promise,
intelligence and strength…
- All About Jazz                    

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