Press Reviews

May 6, 2016: Chicago Tribune – live review ->> here

March 31, 2016: Politiken (Danish Newspaper) – album review ->> here

March 30, 2016: WBGO – live interview ->> here

March 24, 2016: The Jazz Owl – album review ->> here

March 23, 2016: Lucid Culture – album review ->> here

March 23, 2016: Dr. Jazz – album review ->> here

March 21, 2016: ZealNYC – album review ->> here

March 14, 2016: Westword – interview/profile ->> here

March 12, 2016: Shanley On Music – album review ->> here

March 11, 2016: The Big City Blog – album review ->> here

March 11, 2016: The Ottawa Citizen – album review ->> here

March 11, 2016: Burning Ambulance – Melissa Aldana interviews Sonny Rollins ->> here

March 9, 2016: New York Times – album review ->> here

Dec. 1, 2015: Jazzwise Magazine – live review ->> here

Nov. 20, 2015; Classical Source – live review ->> here

May 15, 2015: Chicago Tribune – live review (scroll down) ->> here

April 21, 2015: Politiken (major Danish newspaper) – live review ->> here

April 20, 2015: BMI – interview ->> here

Feb. 2, 2015 – KPLU-FM – live preview ->> here

Aug. 14, 2014 – NPR – album review (Kevin Whitehead) ->> here

July 14, 2014 – NPR – album review (Tom Moon) ->> here

June 29, 2014 – Jazztimes Magazine – album review ->> here

June 26, 2014 – Minnesota Public Radio News – album review/live preview ->> here

June 25, 2014 – Star Tribune – live preview/album review  ->> here

June 24, 2014 – New York Times – album review of “Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio” ->> here

June 24, 2014 – LondonJazzNews – album review of “Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio” ->> here

June 19, 2014 – The Pace Report – Video interview & excerpt from Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola ->> here

June 17, 2014 – Oregon Music News – Profile of Melissa Aldana ->> here

April 22, 2014 – Fermata Spettacolo – (Italian) live review ->> here

April 11, 2014 – National Endowment for the Arts – Interview ->> here

June 24, 2014 – New York Times – album review of “Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio” ->> here

June 19, 2014 – The Pace Report – Video interview & excerpt from Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola ->> here

April 22, 2014 – Fermata Spettacolo – (Italian) live review ->> here

April 11, 2014 – National Endowment for the Arts – Interview ->> here

April 10, 2014 – New York Times – Melissa wins Martin E. Segal Award ->> here

January 12, 2014 – Feast of Music – concert review from Winterjazz Fest ->> here

October 24, 2013 – Boston Globe – Profile/review ->> here

October 9, 2013 – NPR/A Blog Supreme – Profile ->> here

October 6, 2013 – ABC News – Profile ->> here

October 1, 2013 – Ya Magazine – Cover story/profile (Chilean lifestyle magazine in Spanish) ->> here

September 20, 2013 – Downbeat Magazine – Monk Competition story ->> here

September 19, 2013 – Jazztimes Magazine – Monk Competition story ->> here

September 18, 2013 – NPR’s Here & Now – brief interview following Monk Comp. win ->> here

September 17, 2013 – New York Times  – Thelonious Monk Competition ->> here

September 17, 2013 – Blu Notes by Larry Blumenfeld – Thelonious Monk Competition ->> here

September 17, 2013 – Washington City Paper – Thelonious Monk Competition ->> here

September 17, 2013 – Washington Post – Thelonious Monk Competition ->> here

September 17, 2013 – NPR’s A Blog Supreme – Thelonious Monk Competition ->> here

September 17, 2013 – The Examiner – Thelonious Monk Competition ->> here

September 16, 2013 – Ottawa Citizen – Thelonious Monk Competition ->> here

February 3, 2013 – New York Times – Concert Review – >> here

January 1, 2013 – AllAboutJazz – brief interview following release of “Second Cycle” ->> here

December 21, 2012 – New York Times album review ->> here

December 1, 2012 – Jazztimes album review ->> here