As Ulysses II Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria
New York City Opera Stephen Powell, singing the role magnificently, makes his voice rise in a firm, brightening crescendo, then fall...Mr. Powell is utterly quiet here, and devastating. New York Times
As Enrico Lucia di Lammermoor
New York City Opera Mr. Powell was admirably suave and sonorous as Enrico Opera News
As Germont La Traviata
New York City Opera Stephen Powell was a vivid Germont, playing the heavy with such relish that the series of soprano-baritone duets in Act II caught fire. Wall Street Journal
Lucia di Lammermoor -Donizetti "Cruda funesta smania"