Over at Michael?s Pub, something positively amazing is happening? I?ve been in two nights in a row and I still can?t believe the fireworks? He singes and plays a wide variety of songs ranging from old evergreens like ?Sweet Lorraine? to Alec Wilder?s ?Mimosa and Me? with impeccable taste and freshness?.
Rex Reed, Daily News
What gives Mr. Hazell his basic distinction is the adventurousness, imagination, and taste shown in his choice of repertory, supported by the skill with which he realizes the possibilities of the material he has chosen.? ….
Irving Kolidin, The Saturday Review
His trio is a bright, joyous, swinging group. Eddie Hazell is a happy reminder of what jazz used to be and can still be entertainment….