“Harper pushes post-bop into a territory that is inventive, but clear and accessible…
...a marvel of studied moderation”
Tom Hull, Village Voice and Jazz Prospecting
"Harper played marvelously...a sweet solo in which melodic phrases danced with a post-Lester Young lilt"
John Litweiler, Chicago Sun-Times
"...really superb...some serious sounds."
--Bill King, e-jazzradio
"luxurious, agile and highly organic" >>more...
--Forrest Dylan Bryant, Jazz Observer
"Harper…has effectively staked his claim as a clarinet modernist”
David Adler, New Music Box
"And 'Sentimental Journey'...[Regina Carter's] trio with just Darryl Harper's clarinet and Matthew Parrish's bass, was exquisitely sentimental, in the best sense."
--George Kanzler, Jazz Times
“[Their work] speaks confidently with poise and maturity and that clearly has something to do with the empathy that Harper and cohorts have developed over the past…years together working as a unit.”…more>>
Chris Hovan, All About Jazz