... Exceptional traits distinguished the recital of the young pianist David Kalhous. We were witnesses to a continuous and arresting story, uniquely narrated and experienced. David Kalhous is an intelligent musician ... His playing is technically exquisite, precise, and compelling, and he has the ability to become deeply immersed in the structure of the work ...
— The Music Review, Prague, July 2006

David Kalhous has gained recognition in Europe and the United States for his elegant musicianship, brilliant pianism, probing intelligence, and adventurous programming. With wide-ranging repertoire spanning three centuries, he is equally at home with music of Scarlatti and Bach, Beethoven and Chopin, and Ligeti and Feldman.