Etwas für Bratsche (etwas rasch!): "...it really packs a punch with a lot of great variety. ...very accessible to many audiences."
Journal of Amer. Viola Society, 2012
Fantasy-Variations on a Fragment by Schoenberg: "Siskind's variations are clever,... and the piece is well orchestrated."
Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1/18/97
Claptrap: "Mr. Siskind's work is all about clapping in rhythm. ...the rhythms are subtle and tricky."
The Dallas Morning News, 1/5/97