"There is no finer oboist"

The Chicago Tribune

"The oboe playing of Eugene Izotov unites the elegant tonal expression of the Tabuteau French school with his own fiery Russian temperament - a potent, compelling, and utterly personal musical chemistry"   

The Boston Globe


"Ravishing playing" 

The Washington Post

"Izotov's skills are simply superb, marked by dazzling technique... 

a thrilling display of artistic mastery and youthful bravado"

San Francisco Chronicle

"A brilliant musician"

The Pittsburgh Tribune


"Hauntingly, soulfully beautiful"

The Times


"Perfect orchestral sound, superb technique, yet with a personality to make those solos shine"

The American Record Guide