"Führende Position im deutschen Mainstream Jazz..." – Jazzpodium
"Martin Sasse Trio gehört zur Spitze der europäischen Jazzszene"
– Rheinische Post
"...zweifellos eines der swingendsten Jazz Trios in Deutschland" – Concerto
Martin Sasse Trio
Martin Sasse — Piano
Henning Gailing — Bass
Joost van Schaik — Drums
The trio around Martin Sasse, who himself is long since one of the leading jazz pianists in Europe, has existed in changing formations for over twenty-five years. Even their first album "Here we come" (2000) received best international reviews. Martin Sasse has been playing with Henning Gailing on bass and Joost van Schaik on drums in the current line-up for 15 years. Continually the three musicians have worked together for concerts and recordings with international renown jazz musicians such as Peter Bernstein, Vincent Herring and Steve Grossmann. The album "Good Times" with Charlie Mariano received the quarterly prize of the German Record Reviews in 2010.