” …Thomas Hampson as Macbeth and German soprano Nadja Michael as Lady Macbeth … were in superb voice and revealed terrific chemistry as the plotting pair. Michael, making her company debut at this concert, also rendered Lady Macbeth’s exultation to the powers of darkness, La luce langue with considerable drama and introspection, all the more so because of the contrast with her girlish features and pixie-like blonde hair, augmented by a pleated pumpkin gown that billowed as she sang in the autumn night air… “
Dennis Polkow, www.chicagoclassicalreview.com, 12.09.2010