"Paul has dazzled listeners for decades with his high-flying lyricism, his intensely creative improvising, and his seemingly boundless creativity."
- Hot House Magazine
"Inventive. Invigorating. Slick. Stunning. Mesmerizing. Hard-hitting. Beautiful. Lyrical. Striking. Delicate. Rhapsodic. Virtuosic. Joyful."
-Bill Milkowski, Downbeat Magazine
- Gianni Valenti, owner of Birdland
"Ever virtuosic McCandless."
"Paul McCandless' unique lyricism takes the listener on an improvisational ride."
"What a beautiful sounding instrument the oboe is in the hands of Paul McCandless."