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Famous Keyboard Players from England

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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.

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

Use this list of renowned English keyboard players to discover some new keyboard players 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. {#nodes}
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    BirthplaceNorthampton, England

    Adrian Francis Utley (born 28 April 1957) is an English musician and producer, and a member of... more on Wikipedia
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    Alan Clark

    Age: 68

    BirthplaceGreat Lumley, United Kingdom

    Alan Clark (born 5 March 1952 in Durham) is an English musician who was the first and main... more on Wikipedia
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    Alan Price

    Alan Price

    Age: 78

    BirthplaceFatfield, United Kingdom

    Alan Price (born 19 April 1942) is an English musician, best known as the original keyboardist... more on Wikipedia

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    Alan Wilder

    BirthplaceHammersmith, London, United Kingdom

    Alan Charles Wilder (born 1 June 1959) is an English musician, composer, arranger, record... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Andrew Latimer

    BirthplaceGuildford, United Kingdom

    Andrew Latimer (born 17 May 1949, Guildford, Surrey, England) is an English musician and... more on Wikipedia

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    Andy Connell

    BirthplaceManchester, United Kingdom

    Andrew John "Andy" Connell (born 26 July 1961) is an English musician and composer. Along with... more on Wikipedia
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    Andy McCluskey

    BirthplaceHeswall, United Kingdom

    George Andrew McCluskey (born 24 June 1959) is an English singer, songwriter, musician and... more on Wikipedia
  • 8

    Ben Leach

    Age: 51

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom

    Ben Leach (born 2 May 1969 in Liverpool, England) was the keyboard and synthesizer player in... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Bernard Sumner

    BirthplaceEurasia, Manchester, United Kingdom, England

    Bernard Sumner (born 4 January 1956) is an English singer, songwriter, musician and record... more on Wikipedia
  • 10

    Bernie Calvert

    Age: 78

    BirthplaceBrierfield, Lancashire, United Kingdom

    Bernard Bamford Calvert (16 September 1942) is an English musician who played bass guitar and... more on Wikipedia
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    Brian Eno

    Brian Eno

    Age: 72

    BirthplaceWoodbridge, England

    Brian Peter George St John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno, RDI (; born Brian Peter George Eno, 15... more on Wikipedia

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    Chaz Jankel

    BirthplaceStanmore, United Kingdom

    Charles Jeremy Jankel (born 16 April 1952), better known as Chaz Jankel, is an English singer,... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Chris Lowe

    Chris Lowe

    Age: 61

    BirthplaceBlackpool, England

    Christopher Sean Lowe (born 4 October 1959) is an English musician, singer, songwriter and... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Chris Stainton

    BirthplaceSheffield, United Kingdom

    Christopher Robert "Chris" Stainton (born 22 March 1944) is an English session musician,... more on Wikipedia
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    Christine McVie

    BirthplaceBouth, United Kingdom

    Christine Anne Perfect (born 12 July 1943), known professionally as Christine McVie following... more on Wikipedia

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    Damon Albarn

    BirthplaceWhitechapel, London, United Kingdom

    Damon Albarn (; born 23 March 1968) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and record... more on Wikipedia

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    Daniel Ash

    Daniel Ash

    Age: 63

    BirthplaceNorthampton, United Kingdom

    Daniel Gaston Ash (born 31 July 1957 in Northampton, England) is an English musician,... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Dave Sinclair

    BirthplaceHerne Bay, United Kingdom

    David Sinclair (born 24 November 1947 in Herne Bay, Kent, England), is a keyboardist (organ,... more on Wikipedia
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    David Bowie

    BirthplaceBrixton, London, United Kingdom

    David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie (,... more on Wikipedia

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    David Sylvian

    BirthplaceLondon Borough of Bromley, London, United Kingdom

    David Sylvian (born David Alan Batt, 23 February 1958) is an English singer-songwriter and... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Eddie Jobson

    BirthplaceBillingham, United Kingdom

    Edwin Jobson (born 28 April 1955) is an English keyboardist and violinist noted for his use of... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Gary Numan

    Gary Numan

    Age: 62

    BirthplaceHammersmith, London, United Kingdom

    Gary Anthony James Webb (born 8 March 1958), better known as Gary Numan, is an English singer,... more on Wikipedia

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    Geoff Downes

    BirthplaceStockport, United Kingdom

    Geoffrey Downes (born 25 August 1952) is an English keyboardist, songwriter, and record... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    George Harrison

    George Harrison

    Dec. at 58 (1943-2001)

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom

    George Harrison (25 February 1943 – 29 November 2001) was an English musician,... more on Wikipedia
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    Gillian Gilbert

    BirthplaceWhalley Range, Manchester, United Kingdom

    Gillian Lesley Gilbert (born 27 January 1961) is an English musician and singer, best known as... more on Wikipedia