Some things folks just had to say about the 1st CD, It's Me!
betray a kind of whimsy. They're clever both lyrically and musically,
and that's something that's always in short supply."
"Ritt's tongue is firmly lodged somewhere between his cheek and his bass strings...Vaudeville lives! And check out his reggae version of 'Sunshine on My Shoulders.' High points for bravado!" Ron Garant, Bassics magazine
gumbo of yummy song stylesvery clever, tuneful and totally delicious!"
"I've listened to it about a dozen times. I think it's one of the coolest things I ever received." Lisa Dawn Popa, Cabaret Catalog
"It's really enjoyable...[a blend of] Warren Zevon, Dan Hicks and Rob Wasserman." David Mitson, Sony Music
Me! really delivers...The lyrics come on like a bear. 'Just Another
Glimpse of You' should be a standard."
"Very original music...with a lot of laughs and a serious message...It's just nice to see the bass being used in a new and different way. I've been playin' it for some people and everybody's really diggin' it." Harvie Swartz, bassist & educator
"Ritt is a very good upright bassist who writes comedic songs that still retain their musical integrity. This CD is a laugh riot...you will laugh until your stomach aches. Guaranteed." Bass Frontiers magazine
"[Ritt's reggae version of] 'Sunshine on My Shoulders' just may be the world's greatest John Denver cover." Mike Kelsey, WFHB-FM, Bloomington, IN
"I listened to the CD last night as soon as I got home; enjoyed every minute of itthe humor and the music and the underlying humanity. Looking forward to more." Joan Carl, another satisfied customer
"My favorite song is 'Zen & the Art of Waiting in Line.'...The booklet inside the case is really artistic." Catherine Basile, Uncle Ritt's Goddaughter