"...her way was pianistic, stressing tonal richness and inflection, and a generous deployment of nuance and dynamic gradations..."

"...a noteworthy impression with its lapidarian, clarion-like delivery of ornamentation..."

"...her delivery had real concentration and communicative power."

"...the Theme [of Jean-Philippe Rameau's Gavotte and Six Variations ] was presented with winning clarity, and as the sequence of variants snowballed, the vortex accumulated winning drama and continuity."

"Ms. Suzuki's graciously winning and humorous treatement [of Kabalevsky's Sonata No.3]...the phrasing was deftly pointed, the rhythms lively but relaxed and an appealing nuanced tone quality..."
---New York Concert Review

"...perfect balance of drama, intensity and beauty..."

"...thousands of finesses, a very lyrical warm tone and a great sense of humor..."
---IBLA Grand Prize International Competition (Italy)

"Noriko's clear playing makes the nuances of each era come alive in a truly expressive performance."

"...her concert proved a tour de force of pianistic virtuosity...displays an extraordinary talent..."
---Leslie Dreyer, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

"The audience leaped to their feet in a standing ovation as pianist Noriko Suzuki concluded the first half of the program with a performance of Chopin's Andante Spianato and Grand Polonaise Brillante."
---The Rangeley Highlander, Maine (USA)

"Pianist Noriko Suzuki, who was also conductor of New York Theatre Ballet's chamber orchestra, was a distinct asset..."

---Back Stage (USA)

"NorikoSuzuki's spirited Schumann piano solo is another highlight."
---Explore Dance(USA)

"...Noriko Suzuki's confident and well-paced rendering of Chopin's nocturne in C sharp minor..."
---The Dance Insider(USA)