EMI Classics Ups Jean-Philippe Rolland To A&R President
July 2, 2012 at 10:25 AM (PT)
EMI Classics has promoted JEAN-PHILIPPE ROLLAND to A&R President, MI2N reports. ROLLAND, previously International A&R Dir. for CIRGIN CLASSICS/PARIS, assumes the A&R responsibilities of ANDREW CORNALL who will continue to work closely with ROLLAND and EMI CLASSICS as an A&R consultant.
"I'm delighted that JEAN-PHILIPPE is joining EMI CLASSICS in this important role to strengthen our A&R capability," EMI MUSIC U.K. & IRELAND CEO ANDRIA VIDLER said. "Classical music is core to EMI and in JEAN-PHILIPPE we have one of the most experienced and respected A&Rs in the business ... Since joining EMI, ANDREW CORNALL has been responsible for a number of exciting new signings and I'm very pleased that we will continue to benefit from his passion and expertise."
"I have been working closely with the EMI team in LONDON for many years and it is my pleasure to strengthen our professional relationships to achieve more successful projects together," ROLLAND said.