Press Comments

“…a rising star of the German jazz scene.”
Prague Post

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“The eloquence with which Prax modulates on the alto and soprano saxophone is astonishing. […] the change between clarity and complexity, of rounded notes to ridiculously fast phrasing seems effortless”
Frankfurter Allgemeine

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“Dizzying virtuosity”
Die Welt

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“… has what it takes to become the new star of the German jazz scene.”
Südkurier

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“… he plays the alto saxophone like hell…”
Hamburger Abendblatt

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“… four world-class musicians…

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“… an energetic first-class ‘furiosum’”
Augsburger Allgemeine

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“… Jan is so on fire, is so dynamic (…) that one is reminded of Chris Potter. He shapes coherent bows and seems to always seek the un-heard, a variant, something he has not said before…”
BNN Karlsruhe

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“… unbridled, driving force, energy and joy…”
Leverkusener Jazztage

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“… everybody is excited: no surprise when listening to the intensity of the fabulous, versatile saxophonist Jan Prax…”
Bayerische Staatszeitung

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“Jan Prax […] has impressed me by his incredible talent and his strong will. I expect great things.”
Peter Lehel // HfM Karlsruhe

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“He is the biggest discovery in the German jazz saxophone scene of the past years!”
Klaus Graf // HfM Nürnberg

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“intense and powerful”
Haller Tagblatt – Südwest Presse

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“intense, wild and timeless”
Hohenlohe Tagblatt – Südwest Presse

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“The Jan Prax Quartet really are “Keepin’ A Style Alive”
UK Vibe