"Bright-voiced" Packer "excellent" in Metropolitan Opera's "Fire Shut Up in My Bones"
"Tenor Chauncey Packer, a south Alabama native, played Billie’s philandering husband, Spinner, his voice pulled into a rubbery purr that proved suitably sleazy." — The Washington Post
"The entire cast was excellent, including the bright-voiced tenor Chauncey Packer as Spinner, Billie’s womanizing husband" — New York Times
"Notable supporting players in the big cast included Chauncey Packer as Spinner, Billie’s charming but cheating husband"