Critical Acclaim

 
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One of the “most adventurous, technically accomplished and ferociously committed guitar virtuosos working today.”
-Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune

Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune    Chicago, IL    Website   
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"Moulder's compositions tend to lean on modal frameworks with odd-metered grooves. His pieces have accessible qualities while presenting daunting musical challenges to the players involved. A thoughtful improviser who takes the time to tell a compelling story."
-John Barron, The Jazz Word

John Barron, The Jazz Word    Website   
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"One of Chicago’s hidden treasures.”
-David Mantais, SJ University Reporter

David Mantais, S. J. University Reporter   
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"Quietly, and with little fuss, Moulder has built his voice as writer and performer, and a rare ability to conceptualize broader narratives."
-John Kelman, All About Jazz

John Kelman, All About Jazz    Website   
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"Moulder’s musicianship is matched by his protean versatility. His work runs the gamut that includes starlit jazz balladry, gothic romance, bebop coruscations and slashing fusion."
-Neil Tesser

Neil Tesser    Chicago, IL    Website   
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"The subtlest aspect of Moulder’s development is the most impressive: his ability to incorporate the influence of major stylists....without sounding like any of them.”
-Neil Tesser

Neil Tesser    Website   
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“Moulder has a distinct and exciting approach that ensures that his albums sound like nothing else out there. He is definitely one to watch.”
-David Rickert, All About Jazz

David Rickert, All About Jazz    Website   
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“...an ingenious improviser with a seemingly endless instinct for variety.”
-David Rickert, All About Jazz

David Rickert, All About Jazz    Website   
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“One of the most dynamic guitarists in America”
-Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune

Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune    Website   
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