Her voice comes from the heart, is marvelous and fascinating, colored with overtones of youthfulness and verve punctuated with delicacy, melancholy and wild merriment..."
-Slavic News, Moscow , Russia
"Like a silver bell, her voice is smooth in all registers and has the clear transparent ring of a flute..."
-Theater Life, Moscow , Russia
"Rare beauty, lightness and purity of sound. Her voice is unbelievably beautiful for it's magic and the spell she casts over the audience."
-Pravda of Ukraine, Kiev , Ukraine
"Svetlana Strezeva has a magnificent voice, ..supple, well-trained coloratura..."
-Boston Globe, Boston, MA
"Svetlana Strezeva immediately displayed an interesting voice. It was highly refined and polished, ...a standing ovation!"
-Green Bay Press-Gazette, Green Bay, WI
"Strezeva is a brilliant singer, ...a charming voice. With her versatile voice she celebrated a sound of rare beauty and purity... in coloraturas offered a vocal art of highest perfection..."
-Pforzheimer Zeitung, Germany
"The scenes with the Queen of Shemakha were played with impressive lightness. Many nuances, firm high notes and precision in melodic lines. Svetlana had an excellent feeling for the style of the work..."
"Svetlana Strezeva is without doubt a beautiful Violetta, splendidly trained, with sensitive vocal coloration, especially in the exquisite mezzo-voce and pianissimo."
-IL Tempo, Rome (Italy)
"Svetlana's Violetta was gifted with fascinating vocal agility, beautifully secure in the coloratura."
-IL Messagero, Rome (Italy)
"Svetlana's bright, accurate coloratura and glittering stage presence filled the Van Wezel's Hall effortlessly and brought the audience to their feet for several times...She tossed off some coloratura fireworks from the "Barber of Seville" and "Die Fledermaus" with such skill that one can only borrow an Olympic phrase: She nailed them!!!"
-Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Sarasota, FL
"Star soprano, Svetlana Strezeva, (whose) rich tone and carrying power sounds exquisite and opulent (with) big scale operatic quality... a standing ovation!"
-Miami Herald, Miami, FL