"Federico Colli, flamboyant in a scarlet cravat and cummerbund, aspired to high drama, launching the concerto with a thrilling majesty that never let up, even in the slow movement where his playing was remarkable in its lyrical beauty."
(Tim Ashley, The Guardian - September 16th, 2012)
"It was a winning performance. It was masterly."
(Benjamin Frith, pianist - BBC Radio 3)
"He's a superb pianist, totally amazing. He was fresh, he completely reinvented the Emperor."
(Kathryn Stott, pianist - BBC Radio 3)
"Beautiful pianism with wonderful tone; very sensitive to nuances, voicing and atmosphere; intelligent, energetic and never heavy-handed."
(Jessica Duchen, journalist of The Independent – London)