Malcolm Tapscott - The Canberra Times
(about Martin Lass):
"What was astounding was not only Martin Lass' amazing virtuosity as a violinist, but his engaging stage personality. These combined to make such virtuosic favorites as The Hot Canary and the Romanian gypsys' answer to it, The Lark, appear as if they were being tossed off spontaneously. They also contributed to a remarkable depth of feeling, expressed in such songs as Nat King Cole's When I Fall in Love and Bernstein's Somewhere. Here Lass's violin approached as closely as possible the quality of intimacy and directness of sound that is usually associated with the human voice..."