Ms. Osnes, who grew up in Eagan, Minn., outside St. Paul, is being called the new Julie Andrews. That comparison was bolstered by her strong, likable portrayal of Maria in a recent concert production of The Sound of Music.
--The New York Times
An evening that showcases a beautiful voice, personality and style. She sings her heart out - and melts yours.
--New York Daily News
Osnes' engagement at the Cafe Carlyle resplendently showcases her crystalline soprano, as well as the versatility that is making her the performer that producers turn to whether they need a gun-toting bank robber or an erudite heiress.... What might be most impressive about her work, which is backed by a terrific quartet led by Fred Lassen, is that she can take classics, long associated with some legendary singers, and make them her own.