"a performance which balances the work's structural proportions and manic poetic musings almost to perfection...the big eruptions register with thrilling impact"
"Naxos often gives us pleasure by introducing artists otherwise unknown. Talmi has real feeling for Berlioz... Excellent value."
"The San Diego Symphony are an excellent orchestra, impressive in every department, and Talmi is a sympathetic interpreter...[Igor Grupmann] gloriously rich and true of tone in every register with playing full of fantasy"
"one of the most attractive performances of this difficult-to-bring-off work in perhaps a decade.....Reverie et Caprice is carried off with aplomb. A genuine bargain".