The evening was extremely lively, the Bayerische Staatsorchester achieved a splendid sound under the baton of maestro  Myron Romanul who coerced the orchestrations into a uniformed manner which supplemented its Spanish castagnette-color, its waltzes and mazurkas also in its part contributed to this model production with poetic-nostalgia, at the same time achieving a most intelligent-academic charm.

Die Welt

This "Paquita" production has an effect as if from a fairy-tale, light as a feather, floating, humorous, shimmeringly colorful, underscored by the Bayerische Staatsorchester under the direction from Myron Romanul , clearly accentuated with subtle passages during the ball scene.

Passauer Neue Presse

Conductor Myron Romanul and the Bayerische Staatsorchester certainly were fortunate to turn the music into gold through skillful phrasing and in a manner to bring out melodic bliss.

Süddeutsche Zeitung

Myron Romanul worked on the orchestrations of the music by Minkus, Deldevez and many other composers and was very engaged on the podium.

Münchner Merkur

…the musicians played with joyous abandon under Romanul's competent leadership…

Reutlinger General-Anzeiger

…much praise is due for the successful connection of color-rich, symphonic expressivity with a transparent orchestral texture…

SWF Kulture  

…always precise…

Mainzer Rhein Zeitung  

…gave the diverse and demanding score a new gloss!


Romanul…brings out…raw energy and brilliant effects, and the charm of the more tender moments.

Darmstaetter Echo  

Romanul has control of the dynamic range…finding the sweetness without submerging in tasteless sentimentality.

Allgemeine Zeitung Mainz