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Frances Wilson

IMG_2287Frances Wilson is a UK-based pianist, piano teacher, music reviewer and blogger on music and pianism as ‘The Cross-Eyed Pianist’. A keen concert-goer, Frances has been a regular reviewer for international concert and opera listings site Bachtrack.com. She has contributed many articles on various aspects of piano playing for ‘Pianist’ magazine’s online content, and has written guest articles for a number of classical music websites around the world. She has acted as a syllabus consultant for the London College of Music and has written teaching notes for the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music piano syllabus (2019-20). Frances has also appeared on BBC Radio Three’s ‘Music Matters’ programme to discuss the role of music criticism and the effect of the internet and social media on writing about classical music today.

Twitter: @CrossEyedPiano

Contributed Posts
Jan 13, 2019 Prodigy Problems
Jan 10, 2019 A Pianist Reflects on Life and Death
Igor Levit’s ‘Life’
Jan 6, 2019 The Piano Concerto
Part 4 – Women Composers and More
Jan 4, 2019 Picture studies: Rachmaninoff’s Études-Tableaux Op. 33
Dec 30, 2018 The Piano Concerto
Part 3 – The Lesser-Known and Rarely-Performed
Dec 27, 2018 Preserving the Joy
Dec 23, 2018 The Piano Concerto
Part 2 – More “Greats” of the Genre
Dec 20, 2018 Concert Conversations
Dec 16, 2018 The Piano Concerto
Part 1 – The “Greats” and the “Must Learns”
Dec 13, 2018 Talismans and Tokens: Rituals of Performance