Sten Hostfalt is a leading innovative guitarist/composer working on the New York scene today. He performs with some of the most unique and original voices in modern music. Sten has been called highly exceptional by legendary American music icon Jimmy Giuffre and virtuosic by musical innovator Joe Maneri. - Jon Damian, Fresh Music: Explorations with the Creative Workshop Ensemble for Musicians, Artists and Teachers, 2015.
'The total immersion of a mini-verse of finely etched detail taken to glorious extremes, 29 Pieces for The Microtonal Guitar is among the most riveting explorations of the microtonal world ever recorded. It's fine focus and beauty of detail puts the cycle in a class with John Cage's exquisite 'Sonatas and Preludes for Prepared Piano' - Larry Cosentino, Signal To Noise, 2005
Sten Hostfalt takes the rigid confines of the Guitar and transforms it, taking you on a journey to a place where rules, quite simply, don't exist and anything is possible. - John Kelman, All About Jazz, 2004
Sten Hostfalt has developed his own repertoire incorporating microtones - a genuinely innovative approach, in the future 29 Pieces for the Microtonal Guitar may be be considered a groundbreaking work - Don Williamson Jazz Review
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