... Power is something more: a profound musical personality, his every phrase new and noteworthy
... soloist Lawrence Power delivered the most poetic and compelling performance of this wayward piece that I've ever encountered. The young English violist brought a confiding intimacy and dizzying range of expression from the conversational playfulness of the opening theme to the hushed tranquillity of at the end of the second movement. Throughout ... Power conjured an array of unearthly colours from his remarkable instrument ...
LAWRENCE A JOHNSON, Chicago Classical Review
on Chicago Symphony Orchestra conducted by Sir Mark Elder
performing Berlioz Harold in Italy, January 2012