"... Harper's sweet-toned clarinet danced subtly to the music..."
--Brad Walseth, JazzChicago.net>>
"Regina Carter’s violin wowed the crowd with her magnificent technique and storytelling execution. Her quintet’s cohesive sound, especially with new clarinetist Darryl Harper’s articulate style, added a lot. "
--Chuck Workman, Nuvo.net>>
“The music of The Onus is endlessly intriguing and well worth hearing.”
Scott Yanow, All Music Guide>>
“Plenty of crisp, tasteful post-bop interplay...
... an introspective tone that charms the ear as much as the exotic timbres do”
Lee Gardner, Baltimore City Paper>>
“Harper’s writing is…richly melodic and…refreshingly inventive.”…more>>
Geoff Himes, The Jeffersonian