"Scott Speck's sensuous and exciting interpretation took the audience by storm."

— PRAVDA, Moscow

"Scott Speck's conducting was masterful, magical."

— San Francisco Chronicle


 "Scott Speck is as energetic as he is talented, with a charismatic personality that leaps over the footlights."

— The Baltimore Sun


"First rate…Scott Speck paced the score to perfection."

— The New York Times


"Scott Speck delivered another sizzling reading!"

— San Francisco Chronicle


 "Lushly burnished and vividly played."

— Chicago Tribune

At 25, Chicago Philharmonic is looking to a bright and adventurous future under Scott Speck

September 16, 2014
Aaron Keebaugh, Chicago Classical Review


New musical horizons at player-run Chicago Philharmonic

November 10, 2015
John von Rhein, Chicago Tribune


For openers, Chicago Philharmonic offers Danish novelties

September 22, 2015
John von Rhein, Chicago Tribune


Chicago Philharmonic turns a corner with “Turning Points” program

November 16, 2015
Wynne Delacoma, Chicago Classical Review


Chicago Philharmonic wraps season in resounding fashion with visual program

June 9, 2105
Lawrence A. Johnson, Chicago Classical Review


The Joffrey Ballet and Chicago Philharmonic Set the Auditorium Theatre Ablaze in Swan Lake

October 20, 2014
Carla Escoda, Huffpost Chicago


Conducting Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake

October 3, 2014
Catherine Tully, Huffpost Arts and Culture


Savoring the Score of Joffrey's Romeo and Juliet

April 28, 2014
Catherine L. Tully, Huffpost Arts and Culture


Music, Ballet and the Russian Masters

September 2013, 2013
Catherine L. Tully, Huffpost Arts and Culture


Music and Dance in Real Time: The Joffrey's Scott Speck

October 17, 2012
Johnny Nevin,  Huffpost Arts and Culture