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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
Mar 1, 2020 Cyril Scott: the English Debussy
Feb 23, 2020 Do We Still Need Music Critics?
Feb 19, 2020 Frances’ 10 All-Time Favourite Music Pieces
Feb 16, 2020 The Prodigal Pianist
Feb 9, 2020 Who Made Classical Music ‘Elitist’?
Feb 2, 2020 Practice Like an Olympian
Jan 26, 2020 Seeking Diversity in Exam Syllabuses and Student Anthologies
Jan 19, 2020 How to Practice
Jan 11, 2020 A Personalised Sheet Music App for the Amateur Pianist
Jan 5, 2020 Play What You Play Best