SweetWater is a gem... the programme reflects Mark's extraordinary versatility and imagination.”


- ADRIAN BUTTERFIELD, Musical Director, Tilford Bach Festival and Associate Director of the London Handel Festival


“...the stimulating interplay among the musicians make each SweetWater weekend special, something to be savored in the memory until the next year.”


- KENNETH SLOWIK, Artistic Director, Smithsonian Chamber Music Society




“One of my great joys is being part of the special passion for quality that is at the centre of SweetWater."


- JAMES CAMPBELL, Artistic Director Festival of the Sound


"The festival’s setting, spirit and programming offer a glorious post labour-day get away unlike any other.”


- ROMAN BORYS, Cellist, Gryphon Trio & Artistic Director, Ottawa Chamber Music Society