'Shiner has so mastered his instrument that one moment, the clarinet shines brightly, while the next, it lets out a gruff roar. He draws on a vast array of sonic possibilities. [...] The playing is full of detail, rewarding close listening.'
'Joseph Shiner’s clarinet sings ecstatically high, its sounds echoing and re-echoing through the assorted acoustic chambers of this unique space'
Michael Church, The Independent
'It’s a tribute to the artists here that they do these pieces full justice'
David Mellor, Classic FM
'These are attractive, musicianly performances'
'[They] swing from stormy grandiloquence to twilit poetry'
Richard Bratby, Gramophone
'Joseph Shiner’s clarinet was both lithe and intimate'
Martin Dreyer, Charles Hutch Press