“Joe is a young man w/an old soul and a classic voice. He is a great new talent, with a wonderful sense of humor to boot. And don’t forget, he plays a hell of a trumpet!"
Clint Eastwood, Actor/Director

“Joe has an innate ability to connect with an audience. His singing and trumpet playing are world class. Throw in his 16 Piece Big Band and you have something very special!"
Smokey Robinson, Grammy Winning Singer,Song Writer and Producer

“I love listening to Joe perform because he has a marvelous connection with the music he plays and sings. His innate understanding of interpreting classics is something that you can't learn, it's natural. He is a great musician!"
Michael Feinstein, Singer/Piano Player

“Joe is an extraordinary musician and on top of that, a wonderful person and that ain’t no lie! With Joe singin’ and the band swingin’
It’s A Beautiful Thing!"
Freddy Cole, Grammy Nominated singer and Vocalist

"... Joe Gransden is one of those rare musicians that has it all. He is an incredible instrumentalist with the technique of a virtuoso. His imagination let's him improvise as we'll as anyone on the planet and yet he retains a sense of melody that let's listeners of all musical tastes enjoy his wonderful playing. That should be enough, but for Joe, its just the beginning. Add to this a beautiful singing voice that let's him do all of the above with words!!! As I said, Joe really does have it all.
Kenny G – Grammy winning saxophonist

“Joe Gransden is one of the most delicious talents working today. In addition to being a gifted musician and vocalist, he doesn’t just play AT the event, he IS the event. Sensitive to all moods and capable of elevating the fun quotient, whether performing or leading. Love the guy!"
Elaine Wynn - Wynn Resorts

“My father played the trumpet and I love that sound. It can make me tap my feet or send chills up my spine; one or the other. When Joe plays, it’s both!
Tom Dreesen- Comedian, Frank Sinatra’s opening act for 13 years!

“Joe Gransden and his trio were the perfect choice for our Valentine’s Day Pops Concert! Joe played and sang with style and his trio was a remarkable ensemble. His orchestra charts were first class. In sum, it was a most satisfying collaboration!"
George Del Gobbo
Music Director and Conductor Columbus Symphony Orchestra

“Joe Gransden had the Reno audience in the palm of his hands. His good humor and superb musicianship made our Holiday Show truly spectacular! What an entertainer!"
Jason Altieri Conductor
Reno Philharmonic

“Joe Gransden is a first rate musician with a winning personality, both on and off the stage. His performances with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra were warmly received by the audience and musicians alike!"
Michael Krajewski
Pops conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Houston Symphony, Omaha Symphony, The Philly Pops and The Baltimore Symphony

“Joe is an incredibly sensitive musician and knows how to bring the audience to the excitement happening on the stage"!
Shizuo Kuwahara
Augusta Symphony Orchestra

“Joe, with his talent, smoothness, precision and humor, puts the ‘class’ in ‘classic jazz vocals’. He is sure to ignite a whole new generation of jazz fans."
Dina Eastwood, Actor/Producer