Photography by Wyatt Counts




“Truly an awesome leader-performer and you’ll revel in his inventiveness and finesse” 

                                                                                                                            Jazz & Blues Report


“Big sound, deep seated feel for the blues, and cerebral avante-garde chops.”                 

                                                                                                                            New York Magazine


“Tardy already has his own voice and is on track to help write the next chapter in jazz history.”

                                                                                                                                   All About Jazz


“One of the bright hopes, Tardy sounds like a seeker, absolution and salvation in every solo.”

                                                                                                                                  New York Times