The cast blended impeccably in those dreamy ensembles. Company music director John Baril kept the pace brisk, providing a sympathetic accompaniment from his fine pit orchestra (recitatives were accompanied on piano).
— Marc Shulgold Opera News October, 2017
John Baril conducted Mozart’s glorious music with sensitivity.
— Peter Alexander Boulder Weekly July, 2017
Conductor and CCO music director John Baril leads a robust orchestra in the pit and always accompanies the singers in a way that puts them in their best light.
— Kelly Dean Hansen Boulder Daily Camera July, 2017