“A truly original contribution to the Beethoven Year…not only post-creative but truly creative and independent on Beethoven’s foundations.”

NDR, 2020

“Patzlaff himself becomes a ‘sorcerer’ on that album who, in contrast to the ‘apprentice’, knows all the tricks and ruses.”
Piano News, 2015
“…magical! a fascinating recording! Every improvisation has their own character which Patzlaff emerges artfully out of the moment.”, 2015
“brilliant improvisations …. the true highlights of this recording …. Laurens Patzlaff is a master of improvisation!”
Deutschlandfunk, 2012
“Surely one of the most exciting contributions to the Debussy year 2012.”
Freie Presse, 2012