Chicago Tribune

“The vivacious Martínez has no problem expressing herself, whether in full operatic mode or simply posing for photos during our conversation… The very antithesis of a stereotypical diva, she’s known as one of the nicest singers in the business, generous to a fault toward colleagues. At the same time, she’s committed to searching out the musical and dramatic truth in every role she performs, and she’s realistic about what is required to be a long-distance runner in her field.”