As The River Sings

New release on Fresh Sound New Talent in January 2017. All original music by Jon De Lucia with quartet. Recorded live to 2-inch tape with Greg Ruggiero on guitar, Chris Tordini on bass, and Tommy Crane on drums.   Liner notes by Dave Sumner: It’s gotten to where Jon De Lucia can weave a melody between […]


“De Lucia imbues solemn austere music with a candle’s flickering warmth.”

Saxophonist Jon De Lucia dazzles not only with his virtuosity and compositional skills, but also with his ability to convey emotion through probing, focused melodic statements and the sublime coherence of his band.
– Matthew Miller, All About Jazz

Jon De Lucia is a soul on a mission!! With his highly original approach to this art-form, De Lucia is one of those comprehensively gifted musical craftsmen with flawless technique, plus an abundance of compositional ideas.”
-George W. Carroll, EJAZZNEWS.COM Review