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

With people ranging from David Bowie to John Lennon, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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Adrian Utley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 61
Adrian Utley is a musician.

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Alan Clark is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 66
Alan Clark is an English musician who was the first and main keyboardist for the rock band Dire Straits.

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Alan Price is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 76
Alan Price is an English musician, best known as the original keyboardist for the British band The Animals and for his subsequent solo work. Price was educated at Jarrow Grammar School, South ...more

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Alan Wilder is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 59
Alan Charles Wilder is a British musician, formerly of Depeche Mode. His current musical project is called Recoil, started as a side project to Depeche Mode. When he left the latter in 1995, it ...more

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Andrew Latimer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 69
Andrew Latimer is an English musician and composer who is founder and one of the original members of the progressive rock band Camel. He is mainly a guitarist and singer, but also a flautist and ...more

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Andy Connell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 57
Andrew John "Andy" Connell is an English musician and composer. Along with Corinne Drewery, he is part of the duo that makes up Swing Out Sister. Born in Manchester, England, Connell ...more

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Andy McCluskey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 59
George Andrew "Andy" McCluskey is an English musician, songwriter and record producer who is regarded as a pioneer of electronic music in the United Kingdom. McCluskey is widely ...more

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Ben Leach is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
Ben Leach age 49
Ben Leach was the keyboard and synthesizer player in the Liverpool-based pop band, The Farm. He joined in 1986 at the age of 17 after the death of Andy McVann in a car crash on 1 October that ...more

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Bernard Sumner is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 63
Bernard Edward Sumner, also known as Bernard Dickin, Bernard Dicken and Bernard Albrecht, is an English musician, singer, and songwriter. He was a member of Joy Division and is currently the ...more

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Bernie Calvert is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
Bernie Calvert age 76
Bernard Bamford Calvert played bass guitar and keyboards with The Hollies from 1966 until 1981.

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Brian Eno is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 70
Brian Peter George St. John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno, RDI, professionally known as Brian Eno or simply Eno, is an English musician, composer, record producer, singer, and visual artist, known ...more

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Chaz Jankel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 66
Charles Jeremy "Chaz" Jankel is an English musician best known as the keyboard player and guitarist with Ian Dury and The Blockheads. He was co-writer with Dury of the band's ...more

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Chris Lowe is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 59
Christopher Sean "Chris" Lowe is an English musician, who, with colleague Neil Tennant, makes up the pop duo Pet Shop Boys.

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Chris Stainton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 74
Christopher Robert "Chris" Stainton is an English session musician, keyboard player and songwriter, who first gained recognition with Joe Cocker in the late 1960s. In addition to his ...more

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Christine McVie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 75
Christine Anne Perfect, professionally known as Christine McVie, is an English singer-songwriter and keyboardist. Her fame came as a member of rock band Fleetwood Mac, joining the band in 1970 ...more

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Damon Albarn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 50
Damon Albarn is an English musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer. He is the frontman of the Alternative rock band Blur as well as co-founder, vocalist and ...more

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Daniel Ash is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 61
Daniel Gaston Ash is an English musician, songwriter and singer. He came to prominence in the late 1970s as the guitarist for the iconic goth rock band Bauhaus, which spawned two related bands ...more

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Dave Sinclair is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 71
David Sinclair, is a keyboardist who has been part of the progressive rock Canterbury Scene. He became famous with the band Caravan and was the author of some of their classic tracks: "For ...more

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David Bowie is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 72
David Bowie is an English singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, arranger, and actor. He is also a painter and collector of fine art. Bowie has been a major figure in the ...more

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David Sylvian is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 61
David Sylvian is an English singer-songwriter and musician who came to prominence in the late 1970s as the lead vocalist and main songwriter in the group Japan. His subsequent solo work is ...more

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Eddie Jobson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 63
Edwin "Eddie" Jobson is an English keyboardist and violinist noted for his use of synthesizers. He has been a member of several progressive rock bands, including Curved Air, Roxy ...more

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Gary Numan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 60
Gary Anthony James Webb, better known by his stage name Gary Numan, is an English singer, songwriter, musician and record producer. Born in Hammersmith, London, he first entered the music ...more

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Geoff Downes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 66
Geoffrey "Geoff" Downes is an English rock songwriter, record producer, and musician, mainly a keyboardist. He is mainly known as a member of the New wave duo The Buggles, legendary ...more

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George Harrison is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
Dec. at 58 (1943-2001)
George Harrison, MBE was an English musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer and songwriter and music and film producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles. ...more

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Gillian Gilbert is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Keyboard Players from England
age 58
Lesley Gilbert appeared in the 2007 film Joy Division.