"Typical of the best of Australia's jazz musicians, plays with fire, imagination and sensitivity at any tempo. He can really swing." Colm O Sullivan, Sunday Tribune, Dublin
"Dazzling technique" Daily Telegraph, Sydney
"Music of agreeable depth and more than usual engagement" The Stage, London
"Has all the attributes of melodic invention along with the ability to swing" The Herald, Perth W.A.
"Tony plays brilliant guitar" Manly Jazz Festival, Sydney
"The Barnard solos blend fleet single note runs with choppy and emphatic chordal phrasing. He is a master accompanist too" Campbell Burnap, Jazz FM, London