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

TALLAHASSEE:YOURVILLAGE.COM

​"YOUR BOHEME IS  TRANSFORMING LOS ANGELES "

KENT NAGANO

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. 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​DOUGLAS MARTIN 

​​"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


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

OPERANEWS.COM   

​"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

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

THE WASHINGTON POST