DAVID ROBLOU, harpsichord








DAVID ROBLOU is a harpsichordist, pianist, conductor, and vocal coach.

  • As harpsichordist his repertoire ranges from 16th to 20th centuries in recital, concerto
    and chamber music, in concert and on radio and CD throughout the world.
  • A world authority and practitioner of basso continuo he plays chamber music with the
    New London Consort, Pavlo Beznosiuk and Paula Chateauneuf, Mark Tucker, Artur Stefanowicz
    and Peter Wendland.
  • As pianist he plays song cycles and cantatas by Haydn, Mozart, Berlioz, Wagner, Liszt,
     Dvorak, Eben, Ullmann, Poulenc, Messiaen and Hakim.
  • He has given world and UK premieres on both instruments.
  • As conductor his repertoire includes 50 operas (from Caccini through baroque, classical
    and romantic standards to Alison Bauld - a world premiere) plus ballet, oratoria and
    orchestral works from all periods, touring the UK, Europe and the Americas.  Founder
    Musical Director of Midsummer Opera (, he became overall
    Artistic Director in 1999.
  • As coach he has guested at the Royal Opera House and English National Opera,
    taught at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, gives masterclasses internationally
    and is consulted by singers enjoying careers worldwide.