Famous Critics

Everybody knows about George Bernard Shaw, etc., so yours truly will mention more recent critics.

Howard Taubman

Harold C. Schonberg

Henry Pleasants

Some critical comments became identified with the performer, as with Olin Downes and soprano Renata Tebaldi: “”It is a voice of range and colors of all sorts, and one that throbs with feeling,” he wrote.”

See Music Critics Association of North America for current critics.