Houston Press, April 18, 2016

“The HGO orchestra has never sounded so lush, so much in love with the score…what we hear is sublime and glorious.”

Art & Seek, April 18, 2016

“Conductor Summers and the orchestra were powerful and consistent contributors to an evening of high drama.”

New York Classical Review, July 14, 2014

“…Patrick Summers led alert, assured playing from the Houston Grand Opera Orchestra. The instrumental colors and balances sounded ideal, and the agility and sensitivity of the players were superb.”