“Composer, Sam Blakeslee, is a name to keep in mind as an upcoming creative, contemporary, and, more importantly, engaging composer, no matter the musical setting.” 

 -Rufus Reid/Jazz Bassist/Composer 


"Selective Coverage is a striking example of skilled modern jazz, made with passion, vision, integrity, and love for the craft."


All About Jazz


"Chock full of stunning melodies and irresistible harmonies, Selective Coverage will please anyone from discerning jazz aficionados to casual listeners looking for something new."