Roger Robert WOODWARD

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1942-12-20
Education Univ of Sydney (DMus, DSCM, GSTC), Warsaw Acad of Music
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Style Prof Roger Woodward, AC, OBE
Career concert pianist, conductor and composer; has worked with Claudio Abbado, Pierre Boulez, Sir Charles Mackerras, Kurt Masur, Zubin Mehta, Lorin Maazel and Witold Rowicki; has appeared at over 120 international festivals in 45 countries, performed numerous world premieres; featured with Boulez, Stockhausen, Xenakis and John Cage in BBC documentary films, worked with numerous other major international composers (incl Feldman, Takemitsu, Barraqué, Dillon, Bengal), conductors and orchs; over 60 recordings and videos on various major labels; artistic dir: Sydney Spring Int Festival of New Music 1990, Joie et Lumière Burgundy 1997, International Pacific Festival Vanuatu 2002; fndr: Sydney Int Piano Competition 1969, Kötschach-Mauthner Musiktage Austria 1990, Spring Academy for New Music 1997; fell Frederic Chopin Int Soc 1976; chair in music and dir of the conservatorium Univ of New England Australia 2000-02, dir Sch of Music San Francisco State Univ 2002-05; Hon Dr: Creative Arts Wollong Univ 1992, Univ of Alberta; DMus Univ of Sydney 1998, Hon LLD 1998, Hon DLitt Univ of New England 1998; Companion of the Order of Australia 1992, Cdr Cross Order of Merit Poland 1993, OM (Poland) 1993, Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (France) 2005
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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