“The Chicago cultural scene, which includes any number of fine professional chamber orchestras, owes an enormous debt of gratitude to the venerable ensemble that, in a sense, is father to them all — the Chicago Chamber Orchestra.”  John von Rhein, Chicago Tribune

 

“High artistic standards and a superior musical blend make the Chicago Chamber Orchestra, without doubt, an equal to the best-known chamber organizations of the European continent.”  Berlin Zeitung

 

“One of the most notable success stories in Chicago music.”  Chicago Tribune

 

“Winning prestige for Chicago abroad…”  Chicago Sun-Times

 

“The entire performance has style, pure intonation, accuracy and a good sense of proportion…”  Grammophone, London

 

“An impressive orchestra with virtuosity and temperament.”  Ruch Musicny, Warsaw

 

“The sound of the Chicago Chamber Orchestra is beautiful,refined and always in accurate rhythm and intonation.”  Korea Times, Seoul