Classical Guitar [UK]: SoloDuo plays Ferdinand Rebay

The best concert I went to last year. [...] Matteo Mela and Lorenzo Micheli were joined by Pietro Corna (oboe), Sergio Delmastro (clarinet) and Michel Mo (flute) in Rebay's Quintet in D. Colin Cooper… READ-MORE

Noroeste [Mexico]

Matteo Mela y Lorenzo Micheli, integrantes de SoloDuo, sedujeron a los sinaloenses. La expresividad de su gestos, sus miradas y la ejecucion limpia y majestuosa atrapo la atencion del publico.… READ-MORE

Classical Guitar [UK]: ‘Lhoyer-Duos Concertants’

It is hard to imagine Lhoyer's works receiving better treatment than they receive in these sparkling performances. Mela and Micheli have mastered the difficult art of phrase-making. [...] These two Italian players put musical values above everything else, and are able to convey them with an assurance that is as graceful as it is decisive. [...] It is what they do with the music when they play together that is the most important factor. Call it Ingredient X... Colin Cooper… READ-MORE

Soundboard [USA]: SoloDuo in Toronto 2007

Both of these exceptionally talented guitarists have enjoyed success as soloists, but together they are magical. [...] An unforgettable evening of music. Heather Morand Clark, Soundboard, vol. XXXIII, nos. 3-4, 2007… READ-MORE

Soundboard [USA]: ‘Solaria’

Their album Solaria is one of the best duo recordings I have ever heard. The two players are seemingly equal in virtuosity and musicianship, but also play with that preternatural synchronization which only the finest duos ever achieve. In fact, if you were confronted with one of those desert island scenarios, you would be well advised to make this a choice. Albert Kunze… READ-MORE

Soundboard [USA]: SoloDuo at GFA 2006

Many who have seen these two marvelous players perform were waiting with great anticipation for this concert. Simply put, SoloDuo performs as one. They have an astonishing control over dynamics and rubato that begs comparison to the Assads. […] The incredibly enthusiastic audience responded with several well-deserved standing ovations. Kristian Anderson – Soundboard, Vol. XXXIII, Nos. 3-4, 2007… READ-MORE

Classical Guitar [UK]: SoloDuo plays Ferdinand Rebay (II)

With musicians of the calibre of Mela and Micheli to interpret it, it seems likely that a new wave of popularity is going to hit Ferdinand Rebay. Colin Cooper, Classical Guitar, September 2007… READ-MORE

Amadeus [Italy]: ‘Lhoyer – Duos concertants’

Una scrittura di tal genere e complessità necessita di interpreti dalla tecnica assoluta e dall’affiatamento perfetto: così sono infatti Matteo Mela e Lorenzo Micheli che, unendo il virtuosismo mozzafiato alla più squisita duttilità espressiva, sfoderano un’interpretazione connotata dall’eccellenza e di classe superiore. Da ascoltare. Marco Riboni, Amadeus, agosto 2007… READ-MORE

Soundboard [USA]: SoloDuo at NGW 2006

Wednesday evening [at the NGW 2006, New Milford, Connecticut] we were on the edge of our seats listening to SoloDuo - Matteo Mela and Lorenzo Micheli. Each of them is a superb guitarist on his own, but they were simply amazing together. Calene Janacek, Soundboard, Vol. 32.3-4, 2007… READ-MORE

Classical Guitar [UK]: SoloDuo in Toronto

The next evening there was a concert by the Italian duo of Matteo Mela and Lorenzo Micheli, called SoloDuo. Both of these exceptionally talented guitarists have enjoyed success as soloists, but together they are magical.[...] The Heliconian Hall [in  Toronto, Canada] was packed for this unforgettable evening of music. Heather Morand Clark, Classical Guitar, July 2007… READ-MORE