WHAT CRITICS ARE SAYING ABOUT VERTICAL VOICES:
THE MUSIC OF MARIA SCHNEIDER (Dollison and Marsh, ArtistShare)
Julia Dollison’s pitch, range and ability to blend is simply astounding. Her
work on 'Hang Gliding' is absolutely stellar and should garner her a new
legion of fans. Kerry Marsh’s vocals are fresh and imaginative. The duo does
Schneider’s work complete poetic justice.
SOUNDSOFTIMELESSJAZZ.COM, CD Review
Paula Edelstein (March 31, 2010)
As a fan of both wordless vocalese and Brazilian-flavored jazz, how could I
not be swept up in Julia Dollison and Kerry Marsh's lush trills on Vertical
Voices: The Music of Maria Schneider?'
PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS, Samba Swing
Jonathan Takiff (March 30, 2010)
More than just a technical tour de force, this CD is a miracle of
kaleidoscopically varied vocal color that provides an arresting new perspective
on Schneider's musical genius.
ARTSJOURNAL.COM About Last Night - TOP FIVE
Terry Teachout (March 28, 2010)
Dollison and Marsh have accomplished the remarkable task of creating vocal
renderings of Maria Schneider’s mesmerizing instrumental music.
THE INTERNATIONAL REVIEW OF MUSIC Picks of the Week
Don Heckman (March 16, 2010)
A two-voice orchestra, an ambitious project, a novel new CD.
CAPITAL PUBLIC RADIO Morning Edition Feature Arts Story
Paul Conley (March 15, 2010)
Should you wonder whether Maria Schneider's compositions are singable,
the answer is a resounding yes