Notable performances of 2019: ‘Robert Houssart, conducting the Royal Danish Orchestra, exulted in the kaleidoscopic gorgeousness of Abrahamsen’s score‘ – Alex Ross, The New Yorker

Robert Houssart draws wonderful playing from the orchestra, and brings impressive clarity and warmth to the score‘ – Shirley Apthorp, Financial Times

‘If Houssart revealed the combination of raw, elemental power and sensual delicacy in Salome, he did the same for Adès’ comparable score’ – Andrew Mellor, Opera magazine