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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
Aug 23, 2016 Serenity, Melancholy, and Tragic Intensity:
Mozart’s Rondo in A minor K511
Aug 20, 2016 Should certain repertoire be “off limits” to amateur pianists?
Jul 31, 2016 Musical Giants of the 20th Century: Pianists
Jul 27, 2016 Teachers and Mentors
Jul 14, 2016 Old friends: reviving old repertoire
Jul 13, 2016 A Selected Reading List for Pianists
Jun 29, 2016 Pleasure and Pain: On Being an Amateur Pianist
Jun 22, 2016 Celebrating Young Talent – the BBC Young Musician competition
Apr 13, 2016 Redefining the piano summer school
Apr 2, 2016 Concert Going in the Age of High-Quality Recordings