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Stephen Robbings
[piano]

CD details:

 MSV 28508 Edwin Roxburgh Music for Oboe
 MSV 28529 New Music for a New Oboe

 


Stephen Robbings studied as an Associated Board scholar at the Royal Academy of Music with Patsy Toh and Hamish Milne. He graduated with first class honours and was awarded almost every prize for performance, culminating in the rare distinction of being awarded for his Recital Diploma both the Chappell and MacFarren prizes, the Academy's highest awards for pianists.

Stephen has given concerto and recital performances in major venues throughout the UK, including Birmingham Symphony Hall, and the Queen Elizabeth Hall. He has played on BBC Radio and Television, made recordings both as soloist, accompanist and chamber musician and has performed in Europe, the Far East and the USA. He has given many South Bank recitals to enthusiastic audiences and reviews with the violinist Christine Townsend and has also had a longstanding musical partnership with the oboist Christopher Redgate with whom he has frequently performed and recorded. He has an interest in contemporary music and has given first performances of a number of new pieces.