London Symphony Orchestra ; Watkins Flute Concerto, World Premiere

Looking as elegant as he sounded, Walker had as many notes to play as the rest of the orchestra put together, and his non-stop stream of birdsong was presented with a virtuosity which was discreet rather than showy

Independent, 24th Feb 2014

London Symphony Orchestra : Watkins Flute Concerto, World Premiere

“Walker, playing with staggering virtuosity and charm, kept the audience on the edge of their seats throughout, and brought the house down at the end.”

The Guardian, 25th Feb 2014

Any prejudices about the flute as a concerto soloist evaporated in Huw Watkins’s beautiful Flute Concerto, which showed-off the superhuman genius of the LSO’s principal flautist, Adam Walker……

Classical Source, 24 Feb 2014

“…in the performance of I Hear the Water Dreaming, the orchestra appearing almost to dance round the solo flute, superbly played by Adam Walker.”

The Guardian 01 Dec 2013