"Shahid Parvez makes the notes sing, giving them the colours of a vocal performance." – Dr. Salman Ansari
"…one of the most important sitar players of his generation" – Musicalnirvana.com
"Shahid Parvez's variations reveal his tremendous capacity for invention and one is often delighted by the elegance and humour of his spontaneous and completely unexpected combinations." – Dr. Salman Ansari
"It may have been a tough act to follow but Sitar virtuoso Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan has upheld his illustrious lineage with his music." – India News
".....The rudra veena virtuoso Ustad Asad Ali Khan remarked 'Ye Vilayat Khan ki jawani ka sitar tha' and complimented Shahid. .... " – The Hindu (Friday, Apr 22, 2005)
"To play with Shahidbhai I have to think a lot. I have to be on my toes and concentrate constantly. Playing with him is never a casual affair. He plays very serious music".
– Ustad Zakir Hussain commenting about accompanying Shahid ji.