Köln, Marshall Gilkes and the WDR Big Band has Been nominated for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album and Marshall’s Composition “Vesper” has been nominated for Best Instrumental Composition.
“This is an early contender for album of the year.” – Dan Bilawsky, All About Jazz
” . . . a superb recording . . . a truly imaginative musician.” – Nicky Schrire, London Jazz News
“Köln marks a band digging in as it swings hard through great songs and great solos.” – David Kunian, Downbeat
“….Köln is a breakthrough…” – Thomas Conrad, Jazztimes