A minor character, countertenor Patrick Dailey (Boris/Miniboris) proved particularly memorable on Thursday evening, not only because of his complete commitment to the role, but also for his sensitively shaped lines that immediately claimed our attention.
Aaron Keebaugh, Boston Classical Review
The vocal standout was Patrick Dailey, whose countertenor proved a fine fit to the avatar boar called MiniB. Though a sly and awkward character, Dailey’s performance mined the tender sadness from the opera’s ending, when MiniB cuddles with the body of the slain Artemis.
Black Vocality Symposium, Center for Black Music Research
Countertenor Patrick Dailey blew us away with his classic renditions of Italian arias, hymns and classic gospels songs. He also presented his thesis on The Anatomy of a Black Voice: Peculiarities, Challenges, Regional Differences.
Los Angeles Daily News
Patrick Dailey, in a powerful and elegant countertenor voice.