Anthony Rooley
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1944-06-10
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Anthony Rooley

Anthony Rooley Biography (Wikipedia)

Anthony Rooley (born 10 June 1944 in Leeds) is a British lutenist. He founded in 1969 and directs the early music ensemble The Consort of Musicke, which continues to be one of the chief vehicles for his inspiration, among many other activities and interests. He has recorded extensively and continues to perform solo and duo repertoire with sopranos Evelyn Tubb and former partner Emma Kirkby.

Anthony was appointed York Early Music Festival vice president in 2008. He continues regular work as a visiting professor at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, where he is director of AVES - Advanced Vocal Ensemble Studies. Most recently he has been appointed a visiting professor at the Orpheus Institute, Ghent, under the heading "Developing a Practical Philosophy of Performance." In 2003, 2005 and 2007 he undertook four-month residencies at Florida State University, holding graduate seminars and directing productions. In 2003 this included a fully staged version of Semele by John Eccles; in 2005 a ‘first’ Conference on John Eccles; 2007 focused on The Passions of William Hayes.

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Past BBC Events

Proms 1993: Prom 47
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ewfp6q
Royal Albert Hall
1993-08-25T07:28:19
25
Aug
1993

Proms 1993: Prom 47

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1989: Prom 28
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/exhc8g
Royal Albert Hall
1989-08-13T07:28:19
13
Aug
1989

Proms 1989: Prom 28

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1988: Prom 34 - Qual Musico Gentil
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/eg54fx
St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge
1988-08-19T07:28:19
19
Aug
1988

Proms 1988: Prom 34 - Qual Musico Gentil

St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge
Proms 1987: Prom 17 - Songs for Prince Henry
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e6wzc8
St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge
1987-07-30T07:28:19
30
Jul
1987

Proms 1987: Prom 17 - Songs for Prince Henry

St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge
Proms 1984: Prom 18 - Songs of Love and War
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ex9xj5
Royal Albert Hall
1984-08-04T07:28:19
4
Aug
1984

Proms 1984: Prom 18 - Songs of Love and War

Royal Albert Hall

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