Michael ROLL

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1946-07-17
Education Roundhay GS Leeds
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Style Michael Roll, Esq
Career pianist; debut aged twelve Royal Festival Hall playing Schumann's Concerto under Sir Malcolm Sargent, winner Leeds Int Pianoforte competition aged seventeen, US debut with Boston Symphony Orchestra 1974 (with Sir Colin Davis); worked with numerous major conductors incl: Pierre Boulez, Erich Leinsdorf, Kurt Masur, André Previn, Kurt Sanderling; appeared at festivals incl: Aldeburgh, Bath, Edinburgh, Granada, Hong Kong, Vienna, BBC Proms; given recitals in numerous venues incl: NY, Milan, Berlin, Dresden, Leipzig, London; concerto appearances with: Kurt Masur in Leipzig and London, Valery Gergiev in Leningrad and UK, Sergei Comissiona in Helsinki; performed Beethoven Concerti with Swedish Radio Orch, Rotterdam Philharmonic and Monte-Carlo orchs 1995-96; >ir< complete cycle of Beethoven Concerti (with RPO and Howard Shelley, first CD voted one of top CD releases for 1996 by BBC Music Magazine)
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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