Among the four sopranos Claire Meghnagi had the most strikingly operatic sound, in terms of projection, power and suppleness, qualities she put to superb use in the Prologue from Monteverdi's 'Orfeo'...
And we shall give so much to see again on stage... the soprano Claire Meghnagi...>
It was in numbers from Monteverdi's Orfeo that two soloists stood out: British tenor Nicholas Watts... and Israeli-Italian soprano Claire Meghnagi whose voice is... big and radiant in La Musica's introduction to the opera. All the others were onstage to listen to her; this might have been part of Rooke's plan, but perhaps it was because they didn't want to miss the most promising singing of the evening
The second flower was Claire Meghnagi, who dared in the aria of La Musica from Orfeo and gave one of the most beautiful moments of the night with her voice of beautiful color, almost white in the pianissimi and her attractive embellishments...
Diario de Sevilla, Spain, March 29, 2007
"Fortunately, there were also successes. The young Israeli-Italian soprano Claire Meghnagi showed the spirit and vocal character that could bring Monteverdi and Handel solos vividly to life"
"Claire Meghnagi charmed with her silvery gleam..."
"The aria from L'Orfeo brought a performance from the stronger-voiced Claire Meghnagi which was full of feeling..."
"Claire Meghnagi wakes the Prologue from L'Orfeo to new life..."
"Claire Meghnagi giving a spirited performance of La Musica's Dal mio Permesso amato..."
"Claire Meghnagi gave inspired, luminous and carnal interpretation of La Musica"
"It showed the very personal warm voice of Claire Meghnagi..."
"The minute soprano Claire Meghnagi started to sing, a beautiful voice with a unique colored vibrao that touched me deeply... she seemed to be able to sing anything on one breath, and her piano notes carried consistently... in contrast to the other singers she needs no work for her perfect dramatic skills and her expressive voice... Claire Meghnagi - a name to remember"
"Claire Meghnagi unfolds the air of La Musica from l'Orfeo with a natural touch"