12.04.09After Hours Jazz
"Mark Hagan is an experienced bassist who has played with David Sanborn, Bill Frisell and Dakota Staton, among many others. His melodic inventiveness and energy delight".
10.20.09Review in Hartford Advocate
By Dan Barry ...“Jeff Feldstein led an excellent group this past Sunday, featuring Rob Aries on keyboard, Mark Hagan on bass, and Gerry Fitzgerald behind the drums. It was the rare jazz gig where I'm unable to choose a favorite player, because they were all so damn good. Hagan's bass solos were wildly varied in technique, from straightforward plucking to passionate, resonant affairs using the bow. One solo was even an oily, skittish thing where he slid both his bow and his hand along the strings, creating abstract, indefinable sounds..."