"Bass-baritone Paul Carey Jones (a former winner of the Wagner Singing Competition) revs up the decibels as the psychopath L'Artiste."- Clare Colvin, Reviews Gate
"Paul Carey Jones projected sonorous menace as Delius' murderous pimp L'Artiste"
- Richard Bratby, The Spectator
"Paul Carey Jones projects a hollow but sinister power as L’Artiste, calling to mind Wagner’s Hunding"
- Curtis Rogers, Classical Source
"Paul Carey Jones’s Artiste offering a contrasting, commanding, and vicious stage presence."
- Mark Berry, Seen and Heard International
"It was Paul Carey Jones, dangerously charismatic as L’Artiste (so called for his skills with a weapon, not a paintbrush), who brought the necessary snarl for this nasty little tale." - Alexandra Coughlan, Opera