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CRITICS' COMMENTS
"Flutist Mark Thomas's tone was full and accurate, his technique unshakable."     The Philadelphia Inquirer

Mark Thomas's brilliant performances were received with immense enthusiasm.  Thomas shown not only as a chamber music artist but as a spectacular soloist as well."  Martha McCrory, Director, Sewanee Summer Music Center

 "We will never know how many young people will be spurred on to the top level because of Mark Thomas.  However, I'll be it will be in the hundreds."  Forrest McAllister, The School Musician

"...a performance of international significance. . .a music happening such as one seldom finds."  Schaffhausen NewsSwitzerland

"Mr. Thomas's facility at the flute is none less than perfect." Concert Review, Deland, FL

"Once Mr. Thomas began to perform, it became understandable why he is known as Mr. Flute."  The Daily Sentinel
Grand Junction, CO

". . .one of the great flutists of our day."  Washington Evening Star 

"Orchestration (Diemer Flute Concerto) was so adroit and Maestro Joseph Levine's accompaniments so splendidly wrought as to allow Mr. Thomas's virtuosity, of which he has an abundance, to shine stunningly."  Omaha World-HeraldOmaha, Nebraska

". . .a significant representation of the best American music."  Strumento e Musica, Italy  

"Thomas's flute solos presented the opportunity that too seldom arises. . . that of hearing the flute as a solo instrument played by a past master of it."  Concert Review, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

"You are an artist of the first rank and have that rare gift of being able to explain how you do it!"  Dr. Donald McCathren, Director, American Youth Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

"Your flute clinic was simply outstanding.  More artists of your stature need to be doing what you are doing.  You are a great help and inspiration to the young musicians of today."  Wayne Stuart, Stuart Band Instruments, Bethany, Oklahoma