Chicago is one of those unique cities that has always been on the pulse of vangard change in popular music. Although the city is known most for its blues , Chicago has also played a leading role in the performance, recording, and artistic evolution of jazz. The BMR4 (Bernhardt, Moynihan, Rodbard quartet), veterans of the Chicago music scene, have proved to be quite adaptable in creating noteworthy musical mixtures of all idioms. You can hear in their jazz sound, flourishes of the city's blues, rock and R&B scenes.
...rich, urban-cool harmonies..., oceanic repertoire..., first and
foremost a superb showcase... --Neil Tesser, Chicago Reader review and
Author Playboys Guide To Jazz
The CD is terrific... the band is tight and the production first-class. --Rick O'Dell, Music Director, WNUA