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A virtuoso of genius
One follows his masterly playing with growing astonishment and increasing pleasure. This is absolute music. No wonder that the orchestra was inspired to such heights.
Concertgoers of the decade are in for a treat. In addition to the expected breadth of technique and tone, he possesses a quixotic strain that is tempered with a delicate sensibility. This combination gives his playing a special color and character.
The Washington Post
I am prepared to believe that in his hands, anything is possible.
It is hard to know where to begin when faced with such authoritative playing, but Cohen has delved deep into the personalities of these strikingly diverse composers to produce an astonishing range of expression.
Robert Cohen is a divinely gifted cellist. Playing seems for Cohen as natural and easy as if he were born with the cello in his hand. Cohen is one of the few musicians, whose every tone speaks to people.