Ryan Muncy is the saxophonist of the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) and has premiered over 150 new works for the instrument.
The New York Times
"Muncy has built a substantial career around bolstering the saxophone repertoire, and [now] he unleashes the solo fuego with his debut album, Hot ."
Time Out Chicago
The Chicago Tribune
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"One of this year's most exciting albums"
Time Out New York
"On his dazzling solo debut, Hot, he continues to fight the good fight. [The album] shows off the instrument's malleability and freakish extended range as well as its delicacy and refinement."
The Chicago Reader
"The saxophone was vindicated from its typically-typecast roles"
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