"A small sensation. Johanna Summer possesses an astonishing gift for making well-known melodies so convincingly her own that they become music on an individual level of creative urgency. (Süddeutsche Zeitung)
Johanna Summer is an impressively complex jazz musician personality with an enormously wide range of expression, from romantic passages to melodic indulgence and powerful grooves to exciting, newtonian elements. At the same time, you never get the impression that Summer is all about firing off as many ideas as possible. Everything happens in the spirit of musical storytelling, with an extremely mature, far-sighted eye for dramaturgy, dynamics, tension and atmosphere.