Brahm’s Requiem: RSNO, Edinburgh/Glasgow, March 2012
In Kate Valentine’s beautiful rendition of ‘Ihr habt nun Traurigkeit’ (‘You now have sadness’) there was absolutely no hint of the short notice suggested by the change to the programmed soloist
Alan Coady, Bachtrack – Full Review
Kate Valentine’s fifth – You now have sorrow; but I shall see you again and your heart shall rejoice was particularly moving…It was the sort of concert I felt it a privilege to have attended.
Barnaby Milne, Edinburgh Guide – Full Review
Nor could we have wished for anything more searingly impressive than the solo pairing of Finley’s and Scots soprano Kate Valentine.
Kenneth Walton, The Scotsman – Full Review