"...Calenos stood out, soaring to bel canto perfection."
Salt Lake Tribune
"... Calenos, who boasts of a gorgeous soprano voice and great control that made Verdi's melodies soar into the heavens, would be welcome on any operatic stage..."
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
"As Liu, Eleni Calenos, sang with an arresting, dark warmth…"
The Boston Globe
"The phenomenon was the Cio-Cio-San of Greek soprano Eleni Calenos, whose nuanced characterization was a true wonder to hear. She sailed through her dramatic arias as if buoyed by the stirring music..."
"Eleni Calenos, as the Countess, melts hearts with her sumptuously sung Dove sono"