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Roger Vignoles

Pianist


Roger Vignoles is internationally recognized as one of the world’s most distinguished accompanists. In the course of his distinguished career he has collaborated with such leading singers as Sir Thomas Allen, Barbara Bonney, Kathleen Battle, Christine Brewer, Brigitte Fassbaender, Bernarda Fink, Susan Graham, Thomas Hampson, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Dame Felicity Lott and Sarah Walker. He performs extensively at major venues across the world such as the Wigmore Hall, Philharmonie Cologne, Vienna Konzerthaus, Vienna Musikverein, the Royal Concertgebouw, Musee d’Orsay, Carnegie Hall, the Frick Collection in New York, La Scala, Oper Frankfurt, Théatre des Champs-Élysées, Schubertiade Schwarzenberg, Bonn Beethovenfest, Baden-Baden Festival and Teatro del Zarzuela in Madrid.

Highlights of the 2018/19 season include recitals with Dorothea Roschmann, Bernarda Fink, Marie-Nicole Lemieux, Nicky Spence, Ainhoa Arteta, Mark Padmore, Roderick Williams, and more, as well as masterclasses at Tanglewood, the Marlboro Music Festival, Yong Siew Toh Conservatory in Singapore, the Cleveland Art Song Festival, and the Aldeburgh Festival.

His many recordings have been widely acclaimed, not least his series Strauss: The Complete Songs for Hyperion. Other recordings include Schubert Der Wanderer and Carl Loewe Songs & Ballads with Florian Boesch, Tomášek songs with Renata Pokupić, all for Hyperion; Wolf Italienisches Liederbuch with Joan Rodgers and Roderick Williams for Champs Hill; Strauss and Wolf with Angelika Kirchschlager on Wigmore Hall Live; Schumann and Brahms with Bernarda Fink, and Britten Before Life and After with Mark Padmore on Harmonia Mundi (which received the 2009 Diapason d’Or and Prix Caecilia awards).

Roger Vignoles is represented by Intermusica.