"The daring solo acoustic guitarist bewitched his audience with his warm synthesis of Classical, Jazz, Brazilian and Flamenco music, and with the serenity and softness he can conjure from the fretboard. He made a very significant impression on both the media and the audience."
-Dan Behrman- Director, Festival International de Jazz de Montreal

"Mr Donnellon teased out inner harmonic lines and encrusted the melody with ornaments."
-Jon Pareles- New York Times

"Russell Donnellon unlocked hidden harmonic possibilities within the song structure."
-Jim Fusilli- Wall Street Journal

"One of the worlds finest improvisational solo guitarists."
-David Spellman- Director, New York Guitar Festival

"He created a whole world with one guitar."
-Steven Tyler

"Open and expressive to the audience, a great performer."
-John Fahey

"Russell is a great player."
-Vernon Reid

"A virtuoso with the heart of a composer."
-Michael Hedges

"Russell has a thing that no one else has."
-Benjamin Verdery

"Very funky"
-The Persuasions

"Cool and fun"
-Joey Ramone

"He's a whole band"
-Boys to Men

"Captivatingly beautiful"
-Lou Rawls

-George Benson

"It sounds good to me, but I'm tone deaf."

"They say he's very good; I prefer piano rolls."