“There was clearly a special connection between conductor McGrath and the musicians, constantly evident in eagerness and warmth of expression allied to high technical standards”
“Consistently accomplished in tone, balance and ensemble”
“Both soloist and orchestra were in accord, bringing commitment, stylishness and energy to this youthful work”
"The HCO managed in triumphant style"
"An outstanding success"
"The audience was enraptured from start to finish"
"A moving performance of high quality classical music"