Philip Roberts ARCT diploma,
Dr. Phil Roberts is the co-Founder and co-Artistic Director of PlayPianoNL, an organization dedicated to promoting pianists, performance, and collaboration in Newfoundland and Labrador. Visit www.PlayPianoNL.ca to find out more about this organization. He has served as visiting assistant professor of piano for the School of Music at Memorial University, as accompanist and vocal coach for the instrumental and vocal faculties at Memorial, and as a much sought-after collaborative colleague in the larger St. John's community. |
His solo and collaborative work has taken him across Canada and to the U.S. and Europe, where his impressively broad performance skills have allowed him to enjoy work in the genres of jazz, opera and musical theatre as well as classical solo and chamber music. In addition to regular performances in Memorial University's Music@MUN concert series, Roberts has performed as a soloist with the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra and the Banff Chamber Orchestra, and has been broadcast nationally on CBC radio.
Dr. Roberts holds graduate degrees in piano performance from the University of Montreal and has nearly a decade of experience teaching at the university level. He is currently a freelance musician in St John's, NL, as well as the pianist of Trinitas Chamber Ensemble (www.TrinitasMusic.com). For more information and performance videos, go to www.facebook.com/probertspiano.