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..."an insidiously mesmerizing listening experience.", Dan McClenaghan, All About Jazz.

..."Matt Otto may be the world's quietest tenor man.", David Franklin, All About Jazz

"A fluent tenor saxophonist with a cool tone and a relaxed style, Matt Otto is able to glide over the most complex chord changes gracefully." Scott Yanow, All Music Guide

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..."Otto's tender-but-edgy sound has a quiet urgency.", Steve Zylius, O.C. Sqeeze.

"Otto sustains a hauntingly restrained mood from start to finish, churning along in a cool fluid simmer that rises at times toward a slow boil...", Dan McClenaghan, All About Jazz.

"Otto’s playing is tight and under control at all times – ...he stays within himself, confidently bobbing and weaving melody...",  Kevin Cox, Jazz Review