Moreno shines as a shrewd composer who is blessed with enviable chops and a wide-ranging jazz vernacular that bears a mark of distinction.
Guitarist Mike Moreno shines. His liquid timbre pooling into solos that are conversational but as disciplined as poetry. --Michael J. West, Jazztimes Nov. 2007
There are many other guitarists out there pushing towards a modern ideal, but none with the precise coordinates that Mike Moreno has charted.
--Nate Chinen, The Gig JazzTimes Magazine
Mike Moreno's appealing tone, cascading lines and inherent sense of lyricism mark him as one of the the most outstanding guitarists since Kurt Rosenwinkel.
-Bill Milkowski, JazzTimes Magazine
A versatile and increasingly prominent guitarist...
-The New York Times
A Guitarist of commanding technique and almost architectural expression.
- Village Voice
A really talented guy who impressed me beyond the notes, for his general feeling, and what he's going for.
-Pat Metheny, Jazztimes Magazine Mar.'05
One of the top Six Stingers-in Jazz today..