"The Scottish Chamber Orchestra and young English conductor Ben Gernon make a brilliant pairing, the ensemble's crisp transparency an ideal match for Gernon's eager, incisive direction..."

Scotsman, September 2015

"From the opening paired notes, through the gently swelling textures of Sibelius' Rakastava, it was clear what a happy marriage between the SCO strings and the acoustic of St Mary's Parish Church, Haddington would be... Ben Gernon and the SCO nailed this. In “The Lover”, the first of three movements, Gernon's gently curving beat was mirrored in lovely phrasing and finely balanced harmonies."

Bachtrack, September 2015