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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
Jul 7, 2019 Unwritten Things – Going Beyond the Notes
Jul 4, 2019 “The Fantastic Whirl of Destiny”
Ravel’s La Valse
Jun 30, 2019 On Being a Pianist
Jun 27, 2019 Poised on the Cusp of Romanticism
Mozart’s Fantasy in D minor K 397
Jun 23, 2019 Queen Victoria’s Gilded Piano graces the 2019 Proms
Jun 16, 2019 Seeking Truth: The Musician’s Authenticity
Jun 13, 2019 A Pianist of the Golden Era: Nelly Akopian-Tamarina
Jun 9, 2019 The Core Canon
Jun 6, 2019 The Piano Sonata IV
Jun 2, 2019 What is Practice?