Reviews from Grant Park: Layla “Claire made the strongest impression”

Soprano Layla Claire was the soprano soloist in the Grant Park Music Festival’s presentation of Haydn’s “Harmoniemesse” on the weekend. Here are the reviews:

Claire made the strongest impression of the four, with her bright, flexible instrument.”
-Chicago Classical Review, full review.

Soloists – soprano Layla Claire, mezzo-soprano Julie Boulianne, tenor John Tessier, bass-baritone Daniel Okulitch – were most satisfying when singing together. The result overall was grand.
-Chicago Tribune, full review.