Bernard Roberts has long been acknowledged as one of Britain's leading pianists.
His repertoire ranges from the early classics to the great works of the 20th century and his profound Beethoven interpretations have received particular acclaim.
The Classic FM hit parade recently featured his highly praised recordings of the complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas which are available on compact disc on the Nimbus label.
|He has performed at all the major British festivals and has been associated with the Dartington International Summer School for many years. His international career takes him throughout Europe, America and the Far East and he has given masterclasses at many leading festivals including the Van Cliburn Piano Institute in Fort Worth Texas. Teaching and performing commitments takes him regularly to Denmark and Germany.|
|In addition to his recital work Bernard Roberts often appears as concerto soloist with leading orchestras here and abroad. He is by now well known to Radio 3 listeners and he has been the subject of a 40-minute television documentary made for BBC2 by the director Mischa Scorer. Time is set aside each year for chamber music and he particularly enjoys performing the piano trio repertoire with his sons Andrew and Nicholas.|