Sphereology Volume One is out now! The first in a series of Thelonious Monk tribute albums on the Chromatic Audio label, it features Peter Bernstein, Dezron Douglas, Rodney Green, Martin Heslop and André White. Click here to buy the album.
“ . . . beautifully-crafted arrangements of beguiling variety and sensuousness . . . Vial’s love [for Monk’s music] . . . shines brightly.” - Raul da Gama, Jazz da Gama
“A crisp, inventive pianist.” - Stuart Broomer, The WholeNote
"Vial eschews the obvious to dig a little deeper, thus this project is, indeed, infinitely rewarding." - Mike Greenblatt, The Aquarian Weekly
"Vial shows us what a brilliant Monk interpreter and pianist he is." - Tor Hammerø’s Blog
“An essential purchase for all jazz collections.” - Rick Anderson, CD Hotlist