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Michael Cretu Reviews

“The music impact was heightened by the composer’s use of space,particularly underlining the power of an explosive violin passage that brought to mind Shostakovich” – Manchester Evening News.

“an atmospheric soundscape created by musician Michael Cretu on the double bass” – The Scotsman

“extraordinary playing of the double-bassist, Michael Cretu” – Louise Hemfrey, Broadway Baby

Holly Marland Reviews

“Our curator was in tears during the Kora performance in the Africa Gallery.” – David Ferguson, Head of Adult Programmes, British Museum, RNCM Sound Histories event, July 2013

“We thank you Holly for sharing your talents with us while you were here. The patients and staff loved Holly’s performance. One of the patients remarked, “what a wonderful thing for someone to do for us.” – Music that Heals, New York, Kora Tour of NYC Hospitals, December 2013

“Partita are extremely fortunate in having two marvellous voices, Sasha Johnson Manning (soprano) and Holly Marland (mezzo). Together their duets created some of the loveliest sounds to be heard at this years Fringe” – Buxton Festival Review 2011

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