Boyk plays the very devil out of this [Prokofiev] sonata....
The piano sounds incredibly lifelike.
—Richard Freed, Stereo Review
Boyk's obsession with the purity of the recordings of his concerts has made him an
authority on audio equipment. His Prokofiev is prized among audiophiles for being a rare
example of a recorded piano sounding like one being played live.
—Wayne Biddle, Discover
—Ifan Payne, The Absolute Sound
Some of the most realistic and subtly nuanced piano sound I have heard
on records in a long time.... The interpretation [of Debussy,
Stravinsky, Schoenberg, Ravel] is worthy of the extraordinary care that
has gone into making this record, and the result is something to
—Joseph McLellan, The Washington Post
Almost incredible fidelity. . . even more impressive is the integrity of the performance.
—James Wierzbicki, High Fidelity