"Alissa Firsova's Bach Allegro was a wittily virtuoso scoring of the final movement of the G minor gamba sonata." Evening Standard "quite fabulous playing by the Dante Quartet and pianist Alissa Firsova" Cambridge Tab "It's hard to imagine a better performance and she gave an exciting and impressive interpretation." Music-Web-International on Rachmaninov's 2nd Piano Sonata at the Wigmore Hall "skillful writing" The Seattle Times "Impressive and imaginative" The Classical Source "a drop dead, take no prisoners performance" Sequenza 21 on playing Corrente della Primavera by Anders Hillborg at the Proms "This was a 'fun' piece in every way, with quixotic twists and turns and scoring of considerable invention and virtuosity." Classical Source on Bach Allegro
"Alissa Firsova's Allegro was a bright and multi-coloured piece that attracted attention through its command of instruments" The Guardian
"held the audience spellbound" "a formidable talent" The Times  
"Alissa Firsova's Bach Allegro had huge fun with percussion sonorities and the extreme ends of the orchestral range." The Telegraph