Verdi Requiem, London,2016
Professional soloist, Cheri Rose Katz was brilliant.
Der Ring in 100 Minuten Premiere, September 2015
Peter P Pachel, NMZ.online
"Cheri Rose Katz, gives strong voice to Fricka, Erda and Flosshilde".
Das Lied von der Erde, 2014
Cheri Rose Katz, Internationally acclaimed Mezzo, Multi-layered sound and overflowing with emotion, Das Lied von der Erde
La Forza Del Destino,June 2014
"Beautiful, dark voiced gypsy".
Verdi Requiem,August 2013
Eastern Daily Press
Absolutely wonderful with a true Verdian voice, giving the ideal quality of sound for this work.
April 14, 2013:Prepare for battle: This afternoon is your last chance to hear Mobile Symphony Orchestra's thrilling 'Russian Revolutionaries'
Alabama.com, Tamara Ikenberg
The sixth movement featured a rich, beautiful solo by Mezzo Soprano Cheri Rose Katz. The singing symbolizes the sense of loss brought on by the battle. Katz sings of a search for her loved ones among the dead bodies of the brave Russian soldiers.
The cantata is an amazing adrenaline rush. At the end, the audience gave the performers an extended standing ovation, thanking them for taking them on such a fantastic journey.
Crítica Ring Saga. Tetralogía wagneriana, Reggio Emilia,December 29, 2012
Opera World, Domenico Gatto
Cheri Rose Katz, in the dual roles of Erda and Waltraute was of excellent voice and presence.
Das Rheingold, Siegfried and Götterdämmerung at Teatro Valli, Reggio Emilia, Italy, December 5, 2012
Teatro.org, Mirko Bertolini
"One must single out Cheri Rose Katz for a beautiful voice and beautiful quality of singing in the dual roles of Erda and Waltraute."
Naxos International Recording, Lorenzo Palomo's Dulcinea,Dec.2010
Cheri Rose Katz makes a brief but effective appearance as Teresa Panza, Sancho's wife.
Naxos International Recording, Lorenzo Palomo's Dulcinea, August, 2010
MusicWeb International, Glyn Pursglove
"In their relatively minor roles Burkhard Ulrich and Cheri Rose Katz do all that is required of them, and do it with assurance and conviction."
Puccini’s ‘Edgar’ Re-Imagined, World Premiere, by Anton Coppola,November 2009
The New York Press, Jonathan Leaf
The cast was often very good. Particularly notable was : the polished Cheri Rose Katz in a mezzo-soprano role of a willful courtesan who kills Edgar’s true love.
A NY l ' "Edgar" according to Anton Coppola, World Premiere, by Anton Coppola,November 2009
Oggi America, Franco Corsaro
"Very talented soloist,Cheri Rose Katz"
Opera Tampa, "Faust" role, Marthe
St.Petersburg Times, April 2009
entertaining production that boasts a strong cast, and mezzo-soprano Cheri Rose Katz as Marthe, a comic foil to Mephistopheles.
Soloist with the Greater PrincetonYouth Orchestra,Richard Strauss’ Morgen [Opus 27, No.4] and Zueignung [Opus 10, No. 1].
The Bulletin, January,2009
Katz, has distinguished herself once more performing,Richard Strauss’ Morgen [Opus 27, No.4] and Zueignung [Opus 10, No. 1]. Her dramatic mezzo-soprano voice, noted for its beauty of tone and stylish musicality thrilled the audience. We beheld a beautiful young woman gifted with a strong, expressive voice.
Contralto solo in Alexander Nevsky Cantata by Prokofiev with the Sinfonica de Puerto Rico in San Juan, Puerto Rico
El Vocero , May 2008
"Cheri Rose Katz displayed a rich voice of dark, majestic timbre and deep sonority. The long musical phrases, constructed with great skill and excellent articulation. were very organic."
Messiah:Thousands gather at Manger Square in Bethlehem
United Jerusalem Weekly, December 2007
The first to take the stage was the Prepare the Way Concert tour 2007 choir. They captivated the audience as they were joined by members of the Palestinian Youth Orchestra and internationally known soloists Stuart Neill, Sandra Lopez, Cheri Rose Katz and Horace English. They offered a message of justice and peace in Bethlehem and to the whole world as they concluded their performance.
Rigoletto: Greensboro Opera’s Production Balanced and Satisfying
William Thomas Walker, Classical Voice of North Carolina, November 2007
The villainous brother and sister, Sparaficile and Maddalena, were taken by experienced low-voiced singers. As the voluptuous Maddalena, mezzo-soprano Cheri Rose Katz’s lush, full sound bordered on that of a true contralto.
Classical Singer Article. 2/2007
Perseverance Pays Off
Berlin: World Premiere, Lorenzo Palomo's Dulcinea
Ópera Actual, June 2006
The Contralto, Cheri Rose Katz, embodied the perfection of the earthly Teresa.
Berlin:Katharina Wagner's production of Il Trittico
Musical Opinion Classical Music Magazine UK, May 2006
The accompanying roles, particularly Cheri Rose Katz as Frugola, were all cast from strength.
Berlin: DAS RHEINGOLD und DIE WALKÜRE:
Der Neue Merkur, 03.24. 2005
Among the altogether good singing and even better acting of the Rhine daughters (Fionnula McCARTHY, Woglinde; Ulrike HELZEL, Wellgunde) Cheri ROSE KATZ, as Flosshilde, distinguishes herself.
Cheri Rose Katz, in the thankless role of the page, makes one listen attentively!
Berlin: La Traviata
Klassik in Berlin 12/22/2004
Apart from the sovereign Cheri Rose Katz (Annina), the remaining singer ensemble was too lackluster.
The Bulletin 2004
The Bulletin 2004
The March concert of The Unknown Mascagni, with acclaimed author and pianist, Alan Mallach, was described as, “A beautiful voice; sang with depth and passion.”
“Two arias from the opera Carmen, displayed the mezzo-soprano’s acting ability and flexibility, as she transformed herself into the flirtatious, full-voiced Gypsy. Ms.Katz, has a strong expressive voice, that can be delicate or powerful, as the music demands.” -2003
Lola in Cavalleria Rusticana
Dan’s Paper 2003: Hamptons
Ms.Katz’s performance of Lola, was described as,” coupling a rich mezzo-soprano voice with looks that made you understand why Turriddu was tempted and why her husband took his revenge on him.”
The Newark Star Ledger 2000
Ms. Katz performed the title role in Mascagni’s rarely done Zanetto, with Artistic Director, Lucine Amara’s company NJ Association of Verismo Opera. The young mezzo praised for, “beauty of tone and stylish musicality.” “a superior voice and admirable performer.” – 2000
Southampton Press 1998
Southampton Press 1998
“The young mezzo, possesses a dark and beautiful voice. Her professionalism impressed one and all.”