"Martinez captures what one would otherwise call Peterson's 'inimitable' touch"
Piano & Keyboard Magazine

"Martinez is as close to Peterson as pages in a book.."
The Union Newspaper, Grass Valley, CA - Cam Miller, Jazz Critic

" The best tribute that I have ever witnessed"
Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival - Dr. Lynn Skinner, Executive Director

" ...then I heard him play and said whew! He's a dynamo!"
Ed Thigpen, drummer with the O.P. Trio (1958-1965)

" You've got Oscar's style down!"
Herb Ellis, guitarist with the O.P. Trio (1953-1958)

"Martinez plunges 'hands first' into the Peterson repertoire with skill, energy and confidence."
KXJZ 88.9 FM Radio, Sacramento, CA

"Thanks, Jim, for a great Peterson Tribute show...heard nothing but awesome comments about the show - thanks for coming all this way to help us do things right!"
Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival, New Brunswick, Canada - Brent Staeben, Musical Director

"You put together a wonder tribute and I am writing to Kelly (Oscar's wife) to tell her of this evening. We do know the Petersons and of course we knew Oscar...Tonight you played like Oscar."
Ann Lowe, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada

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