“Kenny presented (Dowland) radiantly, commandingly. After intermission came all seven of Dowland’s melancholic pavans played in the order published with Fretwork’s ravishing crushed-velvet tone…extraordinarily eloquent”.
Chicago Tribune Nov 9 2013 Lachrymae US tour with Fretwork.
“Kenny, whose emotional rendering of these works just rolled on and on like a great frothy wave ridden with the consummate ease of someone who knows these dark waters wellâ€ť
Early Music America, Volume 19 no.3 Fall 2013 review of recital in the Boston Early Music Festival, June 2013
“her performance … can only be described in modern terms as face-melting. Kenny was the halfâ€™s centrepiece: her tender, intricate, inimitable playing was subtly commanding.
Bachtrack review of Wigmore Hall concert May 2012
Elizabeth Kenny is one of Europe’s leading lute players. Equally at home in solo. chamber music and the opera house, she combines a love of the lute repertoire with a flair for imaginative collaborations that enrich an unusually varied performing life.
“incandescent” (Music and Vision)
“radical” (Independent on Sunday)
“indecently beautiful” (Toronto Post)