PREMIERE: G.ROSSINI "LE COMTE ORY" (ISOLIER)«...Margarita Gritskova as Page Isolier shows once again that she is one of the most important discoveries of Dominique Meyer. Her rich, dulcimer voice bravely copes with all the difficulties of the vocal score, the pitch of her voice is irreproachable, and the depth remains immaculate».
Peter Dusek, online merker
"...Margarita Gritskova as Page Isolier is just stunning. And her voice seems to be created for the role of Isolier, Margarita said to be born to play it, her slight and simultaneously dulcimer mezzo-soprano sounds unbreakable in all ranges. She impersonated this role with her natural charm and humour, and managed to make a joke about the master, this affectionate fine fellow. And his tutor also belonged to the gangs of the Count."
Helena Habermann, online merker
"...Margarita Gritskova impersonated youthfully charming Isolier, shining with sparkling coloratura and sonority of high ranges."
"...Margarita Gritskova as Page Isolier is simply brilliant."
"...Margarita Gritskova appeared on the stage as the travesti Page Isolier, became another one favorite of the Vienna State Opera audience. The young Russian soloist impressed the audience with an enormous vocal range, deep sound in the low ranges, but also with sharp mezzo coloratura. The performance of Ory-Isolier-Adèle trio, this funny Ménage-à-trois, was so captivating that the appearance of the soldier who interrupted it was actually perceived as disturbance – yet another victory of the brilliant dramaturge Rossini..."