For Real - The Jim Cutler Quartet Album Cover - 4 men posing

“…one of the sharpest new releases I’ve heard in quite some time.”
Christopher DeLaurentiThe Stranger

For Real marks the second release for the Jim Cutler Quartet, following their debut CD JCQ. The album features eleven original compositions; eight written by Jim, one written by Phil and two from Brian. A wide variety of styles are covered, including latin jazz, funk, and hard driving swing.


  • Jim Cutler (Saxophones)
  • Brian Olendorf (Piano)
  • Philip Demaree (Bass)
  • Chris Monroe (Drums)
  • James DeJoie (Bass Clarinet, track 1)


  • Producers: Jim Cutler & Dave Pascal
  • Recording Engineer: Eric Janko
  • Recorded at: Triad Studios, 2004
  • Edited and Mixed by: Dave Pascal
  • Mastered by: Rick Fisher, RFI Mastering

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