Henrik Pultz Melbye is a strong saxophone player working with a personal sound.
Reminiscences of Jesper Zeuthen, Ornette Coleman and others from the experimental
side of jazz, but Pultz Melbye manages to transform his own soul into the instrument.
Niels Overgaard, Jazznyt.blogspot.com
Pultz Melbye has many interesting ideas, and gets enough space and time to present
them. He’s a very good saxophone player, who probably will disappoint someone with
his very special saxophone sound, while others will love it.
-Jan Granlie, Salt-peanuts.eu
“The Melbye Trio offers a bold, left-off-center and quite expressive take on the classic
sax trio, suggesting new arresting sonic spectrum and new kind of interplay for this
“The following “Ud over stepperne” highlights Melbye's charismatic delivery and
nuanced timbral search, reflecting the Ornette Coleman fast-shifting rhythmic
-Eyal Hareuveni, freejazzblog.org
“…and in Ud over stepperne you are taken from Melbye’s gentle solopart to a hard
medium-swing with the whole trio in full vigor and a skillful sax improvisation