"Peter Hertmans is one of those jazz artists who would love and play and go on loving
and playing all that jazz, eventually adding to it the unmistakable sound of their own voices and the
twists and turns of their own musical thinking.
Tenor sax player Jeroen Van Herzeele, whose lyrical romanticism (or vice versa) led
the music in other directions.
Ode for Joe will prove to be another necessary milestone in the quest to find out
about the music beyond music, about the mystery of our becoming more ignorant
the closer we come to sheer beauty."
excerpts from Marc Van den Hoof's liner notes