“Conductor Mark Shapiro led with crisp elegance…” — (The Rake’s Progress, Juilliard) Opera News
“Shapiro led with superb pacing and great confidence … the performance as a whole was a genuine triumph, Mark Shapiro and Cantori New York are to be commended for achieving a memorable rendition of a great yet underheard choral masterpiece.” — (Cantori New York, Kanon Pokajanen) Opera News