“A living organism rather than a museum of memories”  
John Shand – Sydney Morning Herald   –  (Read Full Review)

“The qualitive jewel in the crown of the (Adelaide Festival) jazz programme.”  
Don Porter – Adelaide Advertiser

“A veritable who’s who of Australian contemporary jazz”
Brisbane Courier Mail

“They are the best and most innovative large ensemble Australia has produced.”
Perth Daily News.

“Multi-generational proof that Australian jazz is in brilliant hands!”
The Bulletin, Queensland

“Colourful, thrilling and adventurous, Ten Part Invention stimulates the imagination”
 Tony Hillier Barfly, Cairns

“This is a band in masterful form” – Craig N. Pearce – Drum Media

“Modern jazz of the finest quality” – Ron Morey – Perth Jazz Society Newsletter

“With it’s all star line up, the band has talent to burn” – On The Street, Sydney

“One of the greatest concerts I’ve seen in ages” – Lynden Barber ,Sydney Morning Herald

“This is quite simply, a sensational band” – Jenny Sheard,  Jazz News, Dublin, Ireland

Kennedy Center
Ten Part Invention at The Kennedy Center
Jazz Masterpiece
The Monthly Magazine 2011 Review
John’s 75th Birthday Review
Downbeat USA March 2005 Review
Downbeat USA March 2005 Review
John Shand Review
John Shand Review