Robert Keeley Composer

Robert Keeley (born 1960) is a British composer and pianist. He studied with Oliver Knussen at the Royal College of Music, at Magdalen College, Oxford, under Bernard Rose, and later with Robert Saxton. In 1988 he studied at the Accademia Santa Cecilia in Rome with Franco Donatoni, and at the Tanglewood Summer Music School, where he was the Benjamin Britten Fellow in Composition, working with Knussen and Hans Werner Henze. In 1993, Keeley joined the Department of Music at King's College London. In his capacity as a performer, Keeley has been a freelance pianist and repetiteur, working for Opera Factory, Almeida Opera and Garsington Opera, and has played with the London Sinfonietta and Music Projects/London, and now gives frequent solo recitals covering a wide range of repertoire. He has premiered works by, among others, Harrison Birtwistle, Michael Finnissy, Jonathan Cole and Richard Emsley. He has given lecture recitals in 20th-century piano music at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and seminars on his own music at UC Berkeley and the University of Oregon, Eugene.

Personal details

Date of birth
1960
Nationality
United Kingdom

Education

1. Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Colleges/University

The Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia (English: National Academy of St Cecilia) is one of the oldest musical institutions in the world, based in Italy.

Type Music school
Headquarters
Largo Luciano Berio, 00196 - Rome
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Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia connected by profession and/or age

b. 1964., Composer
b. 1886., Composer
b. 1947., Composer
b. 1940., Composer
b. 1944., Composer
b. 1902., Composer
b. 1888., Composer
b. 1951., Composer

2. Magdalen College, Oxford Colleges/University

Magdalen College ( /ˈmɔːdlɪn/ MAWD-lin) is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in England. As of 2006 the college had an estimated financial endowment of £153 million. Four Magdalen alumni are currently members of the Conservative-Liberal Democrat Cabinet.

Endowment
2012. 149 mil. £
2006. 153 mil. £
Headquarters
High Street, OX1 4AU - Oxford, Oxfordshire
Undergraduates
2012. 441
Postgraduates
2012. 184
Local tuition
2013. 9 K £
Official web page www.magd.ox.ac.uk
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Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Magdalen College, Oxford connected by profession and/or age

b. 1963., Composer
b. 1960., Politician
b. 1956., Barrister
b. 1959., Journalist
b. 1955., Singer
b. 1964., Historian
b. 1961., U.S. Congressperson

3. Royal College of Music Colleges/University

The Royal College of Music is a conservatoire established by royal charter in 1882, located in South Kensington, London, England.

Type Music school
Endowment
2013. 28.8 mil. £
2010. 22.3 mil. £
Founded
1882
Headquarters
Prince Consort Road, SW7 2BS - London, Greater London
Local tuition
2013. 9 K £
Official web page www.rcm.ac.uk
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Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended Royal College of Music connected by profession and/or age

b. 1961., Composer
b. 1957., Composer
b. 1956., Composer
b. 1957., Composer
b. 1958., Composer
b. 1909., Composer
b. 1903., Composer
b. 1890., Composer

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