La Clemenza di Tito, English Touring Opera
'The evening’s chief delight lies in the orchestral playing, which, under conductor Richard Lewis, offers energy and attack, revealing the outstanding quality of a still relatively unknown score.'
George Hall, the Guardian
'Most enjoyable of all is Richard Lewis’s lively and weighty where necessary, conducting of the stylish orchestra.'
Hugh Canning, Sunday Times
Rusalka, Theatre de la Monnaie
'Le chef Richard Lewis dirige le tout avec talent et souligne l’immense tendresse contenue dans cette partition.'
Nicolas Derny, Forum Opera,
The Magic Flute, Opera Queensland
'The excellent singing and well- textured music from Richard Lewis’s Queensland Orchestra are very cheering. The ensemble singing was of a high standard, while the principals were balanced, vocally complementing each other very well.'
John Henningham, Stagediary, Australia
'The Queensland Orchestra, under the baton of Richard Lewis, provided a mature and balanced score.'
Catriona Menzies-Pike, Media Reviews, Australia