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Jill Crossland

Jill Crossland

Remarkable achievement, ranking with the finest

Penguin Guide to CDs

A great storyteller

Fanfare Magazine

Solo - Piano

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  • Jill Crossland - Piano

Repertoire

Full classical repertoire, esp Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Schumann and Chopin.

Biography

Jill Crossland is known for her passionate, imaginative interpretation of the classical repertoire.

Jill Crossland pursues an active concert and recording career. Jill plays regularly on the South Bank and at the Wigmore Hall in London, and her recent appearances have also included Cadogan, Bridgewater and Fairfield Halls, St George’s Bristol, the Leipzig Gewandhaus, Vienna Musikverein, Vienna Konzerthaus, the National Concert Hall, Dublin and the Sage Gateshead. Jill’s recordings include the Bach Goldberg Variations on Warner Classics and works by Handel, Scarlatti, Mozart and Beethoven. Jill has featured in the Classic FM Hall of Fame and her release of the complete Bach’s Well Tempered Clavier has received high praise, described by the Penguin Guide as ‘a remarkable achievement, ranking with the finest’ Jill was a member of the Arts Council Musicians in residence scheme for Yorkshire. Jill has appeared on radio and TV, including live and recorded broadcasts on BBC Radios 3 and 4. www.jillcrossland.com and see her performances on Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/JillCrosslandPiano Jill has recently recorded CDs of the keyboard works of Rameau (the collections from 1706 and 1724) issued recently on Signum Classics, described by Gramophone as ‘intelligent, stylish, tasteful, tonally resourceful and beautifully recorded.’ and, in the same sessions, another of Mozart and Beethoven (the Moonlight sonata and the Bagatelles Op 126) described as having “thoughtfulness, liquidity” and “driven excitement” in International Record Review. Jill has recently completed post-production of recordings of Bach, Mozart and Chopin.

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