What They’re Saying


“Great arrangement, performance and video of Black Coffee!”
Russ Ferrante – pianist, composer, arranger – Yellowjackets

“Just got my first chance to listen to Rachel’s (and your) album. She sounds fantastic. So does the production. Great CD. p.s. Greg (Johnson) on tenor … wow”.
Peter Erskine – world-class drummer (Stan Kenton, Weather Report, Steps Ahead, and everyone else)

“Awesome string writing! Really, really enjoying it. Can’t believe I waited so long! Great job. Need to listen a bunch more. Very nice. I heard it last night on XM and it blew me away again”.
Bob McChesney – Trombone genius, arranger, author

“DD!! What a great recording of your songs/arrangements and Rachel’s beautiful voice! Love it, such a treat…Give Rachel a big hug for me”.
Calabria Foti – jazz vocalist, violinist, radio personality

“Just got the CD (Black Coffee). Your orchestration sounds amazing!”
Greg Johnson – jazz saxophonist