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Guy Murgatroyd

Pianist


British Pianist Guy Murgatroyd enjoys an international reputation as one of a leading generation of pianists adaptable to many musical specialties including work as soloist, song pianist, répétiteur and musical director.

Initial studies where at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire on a scholarship under Victor Sangiorgio and Pascal Nemirowski. During this time he was garlanded with every major award for piano accompaniment as well as academic tributes for the highest BMus degree marks in his class.

Further studies as a Postgraduate at the Royal Academy of music in London under Michael Dussek resulted in numerous additional awards for performances as accompanist as well as a Master of Arts with distinction. Since 2019 Guy has studied privately with the soprano, pianist and pedagogue Nina Rautio.

Guy is the director of music for independent London company Opera Rogue who have recently celebrated five star reviews for their 2019 production of Don Giovanni. He has also been a regular house pianist on both the Dartington International Summer School and the Abingdon Summer School for Solo Singers for a number of years.

Recent performances in London include St Martin-in-the-fields, Italian Cultural Institute Mayfair, Austrian Cultural Forum Knightsbridge, St Stephens Walbrook Bank, St James Sussex Gardens Paddington, St Pancras parish Church, St George the Martyr London Bridge, St Boltoph-without-bishopsgate Aldgate, and The Bunker Theatre Borough. Other performances include The Holywell music room Oxford, The Venue Leeds College of Music, Pro Corda Suffolk, Hotel Nolinski, Paris, Chapelle des Pénitents noirs, Villefranche-de-Rouergue, France.