"A baritone with a rich mellifluous voice ...
Mr. Belov sounded particularly fine, singing with urgency and soulful pathos."
— The New York Times
"The best performance came from Anton Belov as Escamillo. With a strong voice and instinctual command of a scene that is both graceful and forceful, he raised the energy level whenever he was onstage."
— Anchorage Daily News
“The first vocal soloist, baritone Anton Belov, was captivating in every way. Singing from memory, Mr. Belov cast a mystical spell over the audience. His vocal control was impeccable and his compelling delivery was the best I’ve seen.”
— The Florida Weekly
"A performance of great emotional honesty, singing straight from the heart."
— The Opera News