Pavone has a stellar reputation among fans of avant-garde jazz, particularly
given his years as bassist for the Thomas Chapin Trio. But Pavone's
agreeable music should hold appeal for listeners of both inside and
outside persuasions, from those enamored of hard bop and post bop through
to those favoring more open-ended styles of jazz exploration."
Lynch, All Music Guide
"His work has never been less than compelling..."
—Ben Ratliff, NY Times