Stunning reviews have surfaced throughout the festival. With a thirty percent increase in audiences and fantastic press this is, without a doubt, the most successful festival in the history of the Austin Chamber Music Center.
…the Austin Chamber Music Festival gets you as close to opera as can be…” -The Austin Chronicle arts critic Robert Faires full article
their deft handling of Nyman’s score…created an undertow of anxiety throughout the deepening of the mystery but also ripened into moments of poignant lyricism…” -The Austin Chronicle arts critic Robert Faires full review
…Old friends, fresh faces, and a little bit of badass…” -The Austin Chronicle arts critic Michael Kellerman full article
…the Austin Chamber Music Festival is fearlessly expanding our definition of chamber music.” – Austin American-Statesman arts critic Luke Quinton full review
…[Brentano String Quartet] simply made exceptional, moving music. The result was, in a way that was at once intangible and certain, nothing short of great.” – Michael Kellerman, Austin Chronicle arts critic full review
…aching, passionate performance…” -The Austin Chronicle arts critic Michael Kellerman full review
A deeper look at the festival reveals a dizzying schedule of events and opportunities that focus on giving the Austin Chamber Music Center’s young students a taste of what life is like for a professional chamber musician, both in and out of the concert hall.” -Michael Kellerman of The Austin Chronicle full article