San Fransisco Classical Voice “[Nie] possesses a magnetic presence, flawless diction, and a radiant clear voice.”
Cleveland Plain Dealer “An intensely expressive artist whose voice penetrated the dramatic episodes.”
New York Magazine “…one of New York’s most prominent German Lied specialists”

WCLV Radio, Interview “Chagrin Concert Series Presents the Poet Speaks”

San Fransisco Classical Voice “The San Francisco Chamber Orchestra brought their February concert series to a memorable conclusion on Sunday afternoon at Berkeley’s First Congregational Church in a program featuring exceptional performances by both the orchestra and its guest soloists, Soprano Lara Nie and Pianist Lara Downes.”

Duluth MN Reader “Mezzo-soprano, Lara Nie shared beautiful music from Gluck and Vivaldi with a delicate sensitivity in these seldom heard selections.”

Cleveland Classical “Nie is phenomenal at putting the sense of songs across to the audience…(and) vividly expressed emotions with her eyes as well.”