"...I have been on hundreds of recording sessions, but not many have been as much fun, or rewarding musically as recording with Joel Xavier." . . . Ron Carter

"Joel Xavier has impressive facility. He plays his Fado Roots with a serious touch of Jazz. Joel Xavier is deserving a lot of attention" . . . Toots Thielemans

"...accomplished and advanced musician with great technique and a 21st century sense of urgency." . . .Larry Coryell

"An amazing guitarist, singer and composer that the whole World should know about!". . .Randy Brecker

. ""Great feel, flawless control, melodic, dynamic, creative. Joel Xavier has all this and more. He's a bad cat and a good guy too. Wow!". . . Stanley Jordan

"...Grôu á sa sensibilité, sa virtuosité et sa sonorité il est magnifique. Bravo pour ton talent." . . . Richard Galliano