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"Cassity plays alto and soprano with a seriously soulful tone that’s impressive enough to stop a roomful of seasoned jazz fans in their tracks "

-- Downbeat Magazine


"...all original compositions – attest to the eloquence and range of her art.” –Howard Reich,  Chicago Tribune


"Best Albums of 202o"

Chicago Tribune

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Sharel Cassity

Finds Comfort

By Frank Alkyer

There’s a zen-like drive to alto saxophonist Sharel Cassity that’s undeniable — über calm on the exterior, but burning inside, as she demonstrates in this live interview from the Midwest Clinic last December.

 Downbeat April 2023

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"Fearless" All About Jazz Review 8.19.20

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Featured in the Chicago Tribune 8.9.2020
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 Downbeat Rising Star
Alto Saxophone 2009-2021

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Jazz Times Review
   of "Evolve", 2018
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Interview for Everything Saxophone Podcast
The Pace Report
"Evolving in the Moment" Interview
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