Rod McGaha is exactly what working musicians strive to be, a potent combination of virtuosity and unfettered artistic passion. But who are we to say so? Fair question. It has been said by more than a few that the good musicians know who are the good musicians; therefore -
Max Roach (jazz legend): “(Rod is) An important new and original voice.”
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Clark Terry (jazz legend): “When I first heard Trees (Rod), I got that same feeling
I got when I first heard Wynton . Some musicians just have that thing!”
Jeff Coffin (Dave Matthews Band): “Rod McGaha is a one of a kind musician and
has his own identity on the trumpet – an instrument that millions of people play-
and that's saying something.”
Kirk Whalum (Grammy award winner): “Rod McGaha doesn't think he has the
luxury of ever releasing music he doesn't feel deeply. I for one am glad that he
connects us to his heart each time he connects to his mouthpiece.”
Victor Wooten (Grammy award winning bassist) “ Rod is a special talent
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