About Meet our contributors
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 29, 2023 Style Over Substance?
The Ascendance of Image in Classical Music
Jul 18, 2023 Celebrating the Piano and Those Who Play It
The 25th Oxford Piano Festival
Jun 23, 2023 The Enchanting Power of Intimacy: Music in Small Venues
Jun 22, 2023 “ECHOES” – Orchestra of the Swan
Jun 16, 2023 When Is the Right Time to Start Teaching Piano Technique?
Essential Piano Technique by Penelope Roskell
Jun 14, 2023 BAGATELLES
Piano Music by Bernard Hughes
May 17, 2023 Alistair McGowan’s Ludlow Piano Festival
May 16, 2023 In Praise of the Classical Music Nerd
May 11, 2023 The Power of Quiet
May 7, 2023 Pianists and Their Composers: Franz Liszt