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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.

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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

Age: Died at 66 (1905-1971)

Birthplace: Haslingden, United Kingdom

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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, the War Requiem and the orchestral showpiece The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra. Born in Suffolk, the son of a dentist, Britten showed talent from an early age. He studied at the Royal College of Music in London and privately with the composer Frank Bridge. Britten first came to public attention with the a cappella choral work A Boy Was Born in 1934. With the premiere of Peter Grimes in ...more

Age: Died at 63 (1913-1976)

Birthplace: East of England, Suffolk, Eurasia, United Kingdom, United Kingdom, + 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

Age: Died at 73 (1890-1963)

Birthplace: Odessa, Ukraine

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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 single, Right Here which made Billboard Chart history, being the only debut artist ever to climb from #12 and later #3 in two weeks on the Hot Top 40 Dance Airplay. ...more

Age: 30

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

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