On the Way
A 'hard-bop' quartet session, led by the bassist 'Wade' Mikkola, featuring the great saxophonist Eric Alexander, drummer Joe Farnsworth and pianist Peter Mihelic. The quartet swings through standards and original compositions. Note especially the sequence of 'Which Way?'-'On The Way' ! 'This album shows European sophistication, lack of which often makes mainstream-players sound like professionals without spirited intellect'. Sadop Audio-Video 5-6/1999.