Reviews

Inna Perkis and Boris Zarankin approach their work with extraordinary energy, passion and a deep commitment to the development of young singers.

Richard Bradshaw
General Director
Canadian Opera Company

“Sometimes you wonder about the longevity of the live performance in a word awash in recorded, broadcast and pirated music. And then you go to a concert that opens your eyes to something new and wonderful. Such was the case at the Off Centr…

John Terauds
Classical Music Critic
Toronto Star

“Canada should be proud to have this innovative music salon series. I look forward to our ongoing collaboration.”

Valery Gergiev
General and Artistic Director
Mariinsky Theatre

”There was the wonderful piano playing by Perkis… as well as a passionate interpretation by Zarankin.”

Paula Citron
Arts Reviewer
The New Classical 96.3

“CD Review: Toronto pianist Boris Zarankin surprises and delights with recording of two Schubert Sonatas”

John Terauds
Editor - Emeritus
Musical Toronto

“The Salon in Off Centre’s hands is a mix of people “from different strata of the arts” creating a seamless blend of thematically interwoven songs, readings, virtuous musicianship and commentary.”

David Perlman
Music Critic
The Whole Note

“Singer grasp nuances of French vocal works”

Alan Horgan
Music Critic
The Globe and Mail

“This city’s Off Centre Music Salon… presents Romantic music in an authentic salon setting…”

Classical Music Magazine
Music Critic