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List of notable or famous pianists from England, with bios and photos, including the top pianists born in England and even some popular pianists who immigrated to England. If you're trying to find out the names of famous English pianists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These pianists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known pianist from England is included when available.

List is made up of a variety of people, including Paul McCartney and Elton John. Featuring popular British piano players and more, this list has it all. 

This historic pianists from England list can help answer the questions "Who are some English pianists of note?" and "Who are the most famous pianists from England?" These prominent pianists of England may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected English pianists.

Use this list of renowned English pianists to discover some new pianists that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. 
Alan Rawsthorne is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Pianists from England
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Alan Rawsthorne was a British composer. He was born in Haslingden, Lancashire, and is buried in Thaxted churchyard in Essex. ...more

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Age: Died at 66 (1905-1971)

Birthplace: Haslingden, United Kingdom

Profession: Film Score Composer, Pianist, Composer

Credits: The Cruel Sea, The Man Who Never Was, Pandora and the Flying Dutchman, Floods of Fear, The Captive Heart, + more

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Benjamin Britten is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Pianists from England
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Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten, OM CH was an English composer, conductor and pianist. He was a central figure of 20th-century British classical music, with a range of works including opera, other vocal music, orchestral and chamber pieces. His best-known works include the opera Peter Grimes, ...more

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Age: Died at 63 (1913-1976)

Birthplace: England, Lowestoft

Profession: Conductor, Film Score Composer, Pianist, Composer, Violist

Credits: Moonrise Kingdom, Bad Blood, Escapade romaine, Bartleby en coulisses, War Requiem, + more

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Benno Moiseiwitsch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Pianists from England
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Benno Moiseiwitsch CBE was a Ukrainian-born British pianist. ...more

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Age: Died at 73 (1890-1963)

Birthplace: Odessa, Ukraine

Profession: Pianist

Credits: Classic Archive: Gÿorgy Cziffra, Benno Moïseïwitsch and Jorge Bolet: Piano Virtuosos

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#79 on The Greatest Pianists Ever

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Carmen Reece is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Pianists from England
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Carmen Reece is an English singer-songwriter and pianist who released her first single she co-wrote and featured on as an unsigned artist "U GOT ME" Carmen then signed to an independent label 'RealMF' in Los Angeles and found success with producer/songwriter Mark Feist after releasing her debut ...more

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Age: 29

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Profession: Pianist, Singer-songwriter

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