Elizabeth Rossiter

Samling Artist Programme: 2012 & 2014

Pianist Elizabeth Rossiter enjoys a busy performing career primarily as a song accompanist, chamber musician and répétiteur.

She has given recitals at the Wigmore Hall, The Barbican, Queen Elizabeth and Bridgewater Halls, Sage Gateshead, Kings Place, the Purcell Room, the Crush Room of the Royal Opera House, and has broadcast many times on BBC Radio 3, from the Albert Hall in the Proms, and on national television. She has performed in mainland Europe, including recent recitals in France, Germany, Poland, Ireland and Hungary.

She is a Samling Artist, a Park Lane Group and a Britten-Pears Young Artist, a Yeoman of the Worshipful Company of Musicians and the official accompanist of the Natiional Mozart Singing Competition. She won scholarships and awards to train at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London from where she graduated with Distinction and was the Accompaniment Fellow. She completed her studies as an Associate Trainee at the National Opera Studio.  Competition successes include the Pianists’ Prize at the Patricia Routledge National English Song Competition, the Concordia Serena Nevill Prize and the Queen Mary II Accompaniment Prize at the Guildhall.  Her work as a répétiteur has taken her to Opera Holland Park and the Grimebourne Festival.

In addition to her performing career, Elizabeth very much enjoys her teaching at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where she also works as a staff accompanist.