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"There are several things that the great musicians share in common - innate musicality, a keen intellect, a sense of wit or playfulness, and deep passion.  Dave Mac Nab has a goodly dose of all these qualities and I fully expect that he will become a major force on guitar as time unfolds.  Don't miss him!"

-CHUCK SHER - bassist, founder of Sher Music Co.

"...I was impressed by the mature, ego-less ensemble play and strong compositional skills from this extremely talented young musician."

-DANIEL HEGARTY - S.F. Bay Guardian

"Promising Bay Area guitarist Dave Mac Nab offers a mix of compositions that make his debut CD a well-rounded listening pleasure.  Mac Nab serves up some original and unique lines, along with strong solos and good use of dynamics that make this album an easy one to listen to.  You won't be disappointed!"

-DARREN PHILLIPS - Bay Jazz dot com

"I loved the (FRAME) CD, what a wonderful band!"

-ART LANDE - pianist, composer

"It was a pleasure to watch and listen to Dave perform...beautiful compositions and exciting, energetic playing."

-KEN MALLUCELLI - SF/Prince Productions

"On his eponymous debut album, Mac Nab provided a framework that works; he highlights the bands' improvising soloists while the tunes maintain a cohesive sense of direction.  Recommended."

-JIM SANTELLA - All About Jazz