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Organ Fantasy by Mozart was performed and with a subtle sense of style.

Muzykalnaya Zhizn

A Russian accordeon becomes firmly established at the heights of music olymp The accordeon has grown up and taken a well-deserved place in big music and Yury Kazakov has done great services ni this respect

Aram Khachaturyan, Estrada I Tsirk



He is in excellent musician doing much for propaganda of classic and modern music I would like to emphasise his restless and selfless striving to attract attention of the widest public and especially music public to the Russian accordeon".

Rodion Schedrin, Sovetskaya Kultura

Kazakova talent and virtuosity influence the laws of counterpoint.


Unusual technique and virtuosity of performance -The public did not hide delight in the musicians performance, who had given new noble qualities of the instrument, always thrilling the people.

Le Courrier FRANCE

It is difficult to decide, what causes more delight, his talent delicacy of his performance or a good taste."

France U. R. S. S.

A small accordeon in. his hands display s the expressiveness of a monumental organ


Kazakov performed Bach as an outstanding organist,"


"The concert was a great success Kazakov brilliantly performed both works by Russian cornposers, and musie by various other authors. He was repeatedly called to the, stage by enthusiastic applauses of the public

Le Unita

The Russian accordion sounded like an organ, and the player has every right to be regarded as a virtuoso in the loftiest sense of the word"

Vechernaya Moskva, USSR

"The player charmed the audience with his perfect execution of real classical music"

La Marsellaise, France

"He is a remarkably brilliant and musicianly player"

World Accordion Review, England

"His performance and skill should be classed in the highest category. The accordionist YURI KAZAKOV is a superb interpreter and a great musician"

Siglo, Chile

"The artist was able to elevate his instrument to unattainable heights. Brilliant were his arrangements and performance of folk music"

Tribune de Geneve, Switzerland

"Exceptional technique and virtuosity ... The audience showed its del ight with an artist who added nobility to an instrument that has always enchanted people"

Le Courier, Switzerland