Reviews for Rob's debut instrumental album "Come Home" have been flooding in, with critics praising the album's imaginative cinematic texture and colourful folk inflections.
"An original and brilliant talent... as innovative and thrilling as other more popular Canadians who are able to balance traditional and classical elements... I'm speaking of Chilly Gonzales and Owen Pallett here." DurhamRegion.com
"Delicate sounds that meld classicism and gentle folksy interplay with a dash of improvisataion" Jazz Weekly
"A musically adventurous spirit" New Canadian Music
"Beautifully crafted cinematic compositions, with Eastern European themes, flourishes of flamenco, Balkan brass, & Gypsy violin, romantic classical Hungarian melodies, dozens of instruments, and really creative arrangements. Gorgeous!" WRUV
"Brings forth the ardor of 19th and 20th century classical compositions...impassioned music as well as danceable tracks and songs that will pull listeners back to the romanticism of past centuries" Celebrity Cafe