"There was admirable fluency and a telling sense of spontaneity from the instrumentalists….Conductor Julien Benichou kept everything flowing smoothly."

The Baltimore Sun

"The Mid-Atlantic Symphony, led with a sure and expressive hand by Julien Benichou."

The Baltimore Sun

"Outstanding performance."


"Throughout Friday's performance, sensitively conducted by Julien Benichou, the strengths in Gounod's score -- trimmed for this occasion, but not severely -- registered strongly."

The Baltimore Sun

"The 11-member ensemble, conducted by Julien Benichou, reached a peak of kinetic power in the "Rubric" movement."

The Baltimore Sun

"Julien Benichou, whose supple ways with Debussy's Faune wound up providing the day's most convincing music making."

American Record Guide

Julien Benichou 2014