"Ricardo Lugo’s huge bass perfectly fits Timur, the blind, banished king of Tartary and Calaf’s long-lost father." -The Virginian-Pilot
"Rounding out the quartet of principals, Ricardo Lugo was excellent in the small but important role of Timur, Calàf’s blind and aging father, interpreting it with honor and dignity with his expressive bass virtually radiating age, sorrow and experience. . . "
-Communities Digital News
"Bass Ricardo Lugo (Timur) was vocally commanding and easily captured his every moment on stage."
-The Virginia Gazette