Mike Clark -
(Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Tony Bennett, etc.)
"Jacob, I dig your playing, big time... You're a hellava drummer!! ... Dig your big band drumming man, lots of fire."
(Sting, Dizzy Gillespie, Associate Professor of Percussion, Berklee College of Music)
"Very nice. Nice hands, nice energy. Nice.. Independent Left Hand Lead.“
Aldo Mazza -
(Drummer, percussionist, clinician, founder of KoSA Music)
"Jacob has a great sense of jazz, & chart reading. I was particularly impressed with the exciting playing displayed in concert with the big band video."