Rosanna Rolton (UK)
Royal College of Music, MA in Performance


Winner of the Suoni d’Arpa International Harp Competition, Rosanna made her London debut in the Royal Festival Hall at the age of twenty. She is studying for her masters degree at the Royal College of Music with Ieuan Jones and Marisa Robles and is the recipient of the prestigious Johnson Scholarship. She is also generously supported by the Drake Calleja Trust and a Help Musicians UK Postgraduate Award. Rosanna gives regular recitals throughout the UK and abroad including a recent return to the Royal Festival Hall.

A prize winner in the Camac Harp Competition and twice winner of the RCM Harp Competition, Rosanna is also a member of the European Union Youth Orchestra with whom she has toured  Europe, performing under Vasily Petrenko and Gianandrea Noseda in some of the worlds leading concert venues including Amsterdam Concertgebouw, Berlin Konzerthaus, Edinburgh Usher Hall and the Royal Albert Hall.

Born into a musical family, Rosanna started learning the harp from a young age. At eleven years old she began her studies at the Junior Department of the Royal College of Music with Daphne Boden where she won numerous prizes. Whilst there she performed in many concerts including a performance in the presence of His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales.

Rosanna’s debut CD of Italian Baroque Sonatas will soon be released on the Tactus label.