robert howarth - conductor - reviews
Robert Howarth, […] radiates vitality as a conductor at the harpsichord and what he achieved is absolutely amazing. Anyone who hears it - and that's what this evening is all about - can experience its wonders.
Neue Zuricher Zeitung, 19 May 2014
Director Willy Decker … and Robert Howarth have established nothing less than a triumph from the absolute darkness of the meagre source material, producing a world class performance for Zurich.
Oper Aktuell, 19 May 2014
Messiah - Kirsten Flagstad-festival
The best Hallelujiah chorus I have ever heard.
Hamar Daglbad, 18 June 2012
Giulio Cesare - Opera North
The orchestra, under the baton of Robert Howarth played with great verve and richness of colour
Opera Britannia, 14 January 2012
Alcina - St Gallen
The early music expert, Robert Howarth, conducts the Symphony Orchestra of St Gallen, who sound like they are playing on period instrument. Howarth's tempi are fit and fresh, but never rushed, and they support the singers perfectly.
Neue, 29 March 2011
The symphony orchestra plays wonderfully under the light and precise baton of Robert Howarth …
Opera aktuell, 27 March 2011
Monteverdi Vespers - Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
In a word: magnificent.
CD review in Music Web International, 01 April 2011
Robert Howarth […] using ingenious blends of voices to achieve a shimmering, captivating choral sound that seems to float effortlessly through the psalms.
CD review in The Independent, 18 February 2011
A true miracle of music, stylish, knowledgeable, almost shocking.
Berliner Morgenpost, 2 May 2010