Some studies composed by

Michael Roxlau (Germany, 1957).


Michael Roxlau is born 1957 in Germany and lives in Berlin.

He is also well known study - editor of the famous magazine "Die Schwalbe".

About his studies:

Michael Roxlau has built some interesting miniatures. But typical of his compositional style are position with numerous material, showing a paradoxical solving way.

Far advanced pawns compensate often material disadvantage.

His style is unique and not comparable with other composers.

No study ends in a beautiful, rare mate or stalemate, but shows a long way and is hard to solve.

(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) ).

12 studies (out of 90) selected by Peter Krug and extended with comments by Michael Roxlau himself: