Choc - Le Monde de la musique
November 2002 [...] One doesn’t feel that she was searching for beauty, but catches right away the beauty of what she has been researching. The act of singing fades away in face of its sense. And it must specially be mentionned the quality of the instrumental accompaniment (Nazir Hussain on tabla and the French Henri Tournier on bansuri) as it succeeds to establish a very nuanced distance with the vocal.
15 juin 2002
June 15, 2002 [...] Visal or the musical encounter of the voice with the bansuri of Henri Tournier, subtil and sensitive musican who learned from Hari Prasad Chaurasia, the uncontested master of the instrument. Accompanied by the ‘dark-crystal’ blowing, enhanced by the cavalcade of the percussions and the dance of the harmonium, the modulated chant of Abida Parveen overwhelmes and carries away