Sunday Observer (2012)

"Prof. Peris' performance of the first movement 'Ondine' was a class act. The technical tour de force was radiantly accomplished with Ravel's essential melodic line never being compromised by over pedaling and bombast.The strenuous climax was expertly judged inspiring a rare sense of excitement. As she nears her eighty third birthday, her playing is more subtle and investigative than ever. Her gift and pioneering spirit opened the doors to many present day Sri Lankan's who have made the art of classical music their own all over the world. And for that, we thank her."