"Stefan Mickisch – a singular artist of today´s music scene – his Wagner – and Strauss – arrangements are of a convincing splendour and intensity on the pianoforte"
"Der Klangfarbenzauberer - gestalterische Delikatesse"
"No interpreter of musical works either of he past or the present time can hold a candle to him"
"Those who know Mickisch will come, those who don´t know him should come!"
"Thank you so much for your CDs … You are a devil of a pianist and interpreter. One learns, enjoys, refreshes one´s knowledge – and all that in a witty and humorous way !"
"Stefan Mickisch is not a „replacement“ for an orchestra, his symphonic interpretations surpass most orchestras"
"The opera guide oft he 21st century"
Ursula Magnes, Radio Stephansdom Wien
"The magician of the matinees"
"Stefan Mickisch´s work makes you immune against so many productions of our time that alienate the original works ."
"Stefan Mickisch´s introductory recitals in Bayreuth are – in the opinion of of many people – better than the festival ´s performances themselves"
"There is no pianist in the world who is able to perform Strauss´ „Alpine Symphony“ by heart like you!"