Lehar Festival, August 2005
"Equally grandiose were the soloists ... Mezzo-soprano Natela Nicoli was a pleasure to hear as Carmen after this tour de force."
(Neues Volksblatt, 13.8.2005, I. Rickl)
"Possessing dazzling appearance, temperament and voice was mezzo-soprano Natela Nicoli (a Carmen type)."
Ischler Rundschau, 17.8.2005)