“This was…a classy performance, always well co-ordinated between stage and pit, strongly cast and handsomely conceived.” ★★★★ David Nice, The Arts Desk

“There was no weak link.” ★★★★★ Fiona Maddocks, The Observer

“The playing is big on detail and style, as indeed is the whole, impeccable evening.” ★★★★ Peter Reed, Classical Source

“So lovely, so fragrant, so delicately wrought.” ★★★★ Rupert Christiansen, The Telegraph

“This is world class singing in civilised surroundings, that demonstrate Strauss's cultivated values.” ★★★★★ Claudia Pritchard, Culture Whisper

“We glimpse Straussian heaven.” ★★★★ Hugo Shirley, Financial Times (£)

“Garsington has brought together grandeur and triviality in this classic staging.” ★★★★★ Melanie Eskenazi, Music OMH

“This ensemble piece has nuance and verve.” ★★★★ Neil Fisher, The Times (£)

“This is a musical joy.” ★★★★ Christopher Gray, The Oxford Times

“A little bit of magic.” ★★★★½ Robert Hugill, Planet Hugill

“There is much…that will stimulate any audience that cares about music drama.” Curtis Rogers, Seen and Heard International

“An evening that is close to perfection.” ★★★★ Clare Colvin, Sunday Express

“Repeatedly spinning golden harmony out of Strauss’s moments of ingeniously controlled chaos.” ★★★★★ Michael Church, The Independent

“Many musical rewards to enjoy.” Mark Berry, Seen and Heard International

“This Capriccio…really is a must-see.” ★★★★ David Mellor, Mail on Sunday