"AMORE'S PIT BAND... MADE A ROBUST SOUND  UNDER DOUGLAS MARTIN'S BATON...THE THRILLING OVERTURE... IS NOT TO BE MISSED"

OPERANEWS.COM   

​"YOUR BOHEME IS  TRANSFORMING LOS ANGELES "

KENT NAGANO

​"A FINE ORCHESTRAL PERFORMANCE...UNDER THE BATON OF DOUGLAS MARTIN,THE ORCHESTRA CONTRIBUTED SOME OF THE BEST WORK I'VE HEARD FROM THEM...THEIR SYNCHRONIZATION WAS TIGHT AND THEIR PLAYING ENERGIZED." 

OPERAOBSESSION.BLOGSPOT.COM

9/28/19 - Francisco Casanova the tenor, colleague, and teacher has died.  He was a gifted artist, he lived an ethical life filled with music. He was a friend to all. 

​​"FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY'S COSI IS A COMEDIC CLASSIC... EXQUISITELY BEAUTIFUL... PACKED WITH... AN ARRAY OF JAW-DROPPING, GORGEOUS ARIAS, CAVATINAS, AND ENSEMBLES... A MUST SEE FOR THOSE IN NEED OF A MOZART FIX.  THE ORCHESTRA UNDER THE DIRECTION OF VISITING CONDUCTOR DOUGLAS MARTIN  SOUNDED RICH AND FULL"  

THE TALLAHASSEE DEMOCRAT


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​DOUGLAS MARTIN 

THIS BARBER PRODUCED AND SENT ON THE ROAD BY VIRGINIA OPERA ​IS EXCELLENT.   DOUGLAS MARTIN... PACED THE SINGERS WELL"

THE WASHINGTON POST 

​IS THE GUEST CONDUCTOR...HIS FINE MUSICIANSHIP IS WHAT'S KEEPING THINGS MOVING SPLENDIDLY ALONG"

TALLAHASSEE:YOURVILLAGE.COM