Famous People From England
Find out more about the greatest British Pianists, including Freddie Mercury, Elton John, George Martin, Reg Varney and Benjamin Britten.
Elton JohnElton John
25 March 1947
Singer
Phil CollinsPhil Collins
30 January 1951
Drummer

Edward HeathEdward Heath
09 July 1916
Former British Prime Minister

James RightonJames Righton
25 August 1983
Musician

George MartinGeorge Martin
03 January 1926
Record Producer, Musician, Composer

Tom FletcherTom Fletcher
17 July 1985
Musician
Declan McKennaDeclan McKenna
24 December 1998
Singer

Benjamin BrittenBenjamin Britten
22 November 1913
Composer, conductor and pianist

Georg SoltiGeorg Solti
21 October 1912
Conductor, Pianist
Matthew HealyMatthew Healy
08 April 1989
Musical Performer

Matthew BellamyMatthew Bellamy
09 June 1978
Musician
George SmithGeorge Smith
09 March 1999
Pop–rock Singer, Instrumentalist

Roger WatersRoger Waters
06 September 1943
Composer, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist,

Christine McVieChristine McVie
12 July 1943
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Songwriter, Pianist

Dhani HarrisonDhani Harrison
01 August 1978
Singer, Guitarist, Composer, Pianist, Model

Adnan SamiAdnan Sami
15 August 1971
Singer
KT TunstallKT Tunstall
23 June 1975
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer, Pianist

Jack BruceJack Bruce
14 May 1943
Composer, Singer, Jazz musician, Diarist, Pianist,

James FoxJames Fox
06 April 1976
Singer

Rick WakemanRick Wakeman
18 May 1949
Composer, Musician, Keyboardist, Songwriter,
John CaleJohn Cale
09 March 1942
Singer-songwriter, Record producer, Actor,

Kate RobbinsKate Robbins
21 August 1958
Actress
Keith EmersonKeith Emerson
02 November 1944
Musician

Max RichterMax Richter
22 March 1966
Composer

James McCartneyJames McCartney
09 December 1977
Musician
Simon CollinsSimon Collins
 

Jools HollandJools Holland
24 January 1958
Musician, Composer, Pianist, Bandleader
LabrinthLabrinth
04 January 1989
Musician

Amy MacdonaldAmy Macdonald
25 August 1987
Singer-songwriter

Shaun RyderShaun Ryder
23 August 1962
Singer
Mark OwenMark Owen
27 January 1972
Singer

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David A. StewartDavid A. Stewart
09 September 1952
Musician
Chris LoweChris Lowe
04 October 1959
Musician

Myleene KlassMyleene Klass
06 April 1978
Singer, Model, Pianist

Jamie CullumJamie Cullum
20 August 1979
Composer, Pianist, Singer-songwriter, Jazz

Jeremy SpencerJeremy Spencer
04 July 1948
Musician
Albert HammondAlbert Hammond
18 May 1944
Singer
Jon LordJon Lord
09 June 1941
Composer, pianist

Howard DonaldHoward Donald
28 April 1968
Singer

Lianne La HavasLianne La Havas
23 August 1989
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist, Songwriter,

Roger HodgsonRoger Hodgson
21 March 1950
Musician
Peter NoonePeter Noone
05 November 1947
Singer-songwriter

Stuart AdamsonStuart Adamson
11 April 1958
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Guitarist, Pianist

Jennifer WorthJennifer Worth
25 September 1935
Nurse

Jack SavorettiJack Savoretti
10 October 1983
Singer, Pianist

Marvin HumesMarvin Humes
18 March 1985
Singer
Arnold BaxArnold Bax
08 November 1883
Composer

David KnopflerDavid Knopfler
27 December 1952
Singer
AnohniAnohni
24 October 1971
Musician

Nadine CoyleNadine Coyle
15 June 1985
Singer

Jake BuggJake Bugg
28 February 1994
Musician
Albert LeeAlbert Lee
21 December 1943
Musician, Pianist, Singer, Guitarist

Bat for LashesBat for Lashes
25 October 1979
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Composer,
Georgie FameGeorgie Fame
26 June 1943
Jazz musician, Pianist

Tom ChaplinTom Chaplin
08 March 1979
Musician

Gabrielle AplinGabrielle Aplin
10 October 1992
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Actor, Pianist

Reg VarneyReg Varney
 

Tom OdellTom Odell
24 November 1990
Singer-songwriter, Pianist
Ray CooperRay Cooper
19 August 1947
Musician

Brett AndersonBrett Anderson
29 September 1967
Singer

Neil InnesNeil Innes
09 December 1944
Actor

Evgeny KissinEvgeny Kissin
10 October 1971
Pianist
Russ BallardRuss Ballard
31 October 1945
Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Pianist

Richard StilgoeRichard Stilgoe
28 March 1943
Musician, Songwriter, Lyricist, Pianist
James Dean BradfieldJames Dean Bradfield
21 February 1969
Guitarist, Singer, Pianist, Songwriter

Ken HensleyKen Hensley
24 August 1945
Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Pianist

Anne DudleyAnne Dudley
07 May 1956
Composer, Musician, Pianist, Conductor, Film score
Ian StanleyIan Stanley
28 February 1957
Musician, Pianist

Tony HatchTony Hatch
30 June 1939
Composer, Songwriter, Record producer, Pianist,
Ruth Roche, Baroness FermoyRuth Roche, Baroness Fermoy
02 October 1908
Lady-in-waiting, Pianist

Sister BlissSister Bliss
30 December 1970
Pianist, Disc jockey, Composer, Record producer

Russ ConwayRuss Conway
02 September 1925
Musician, Pianist, Songwriter
Samuel Coleridge-TaylorSamuel Coleridge-Taylor
15 August 1875
Composer, Pianist, Conductor

Phil CoulterPhil Coulter
19 February 1942
Musician, Composer, Songwriter, Pianist
George ShearingGeorge Shearing
13 August 1919
Composer, Pianist, Jazz musician

James ToselandJames Toseland
05 October 1980
Motorcycle racer, Pianist

Chris StaintonChris Stainton
22 March 1944
Musician, Pianist, Songwriter

Brian AugerBrian Auger
18 July 1939
Pianist, Jazz musician, Record producer, Composer
Little BootsLittle Boots
04 May 1984
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Pianist, Record
Mike BarsonMike Barson
21 April 1958
Musician, Pianist

Kaikhosru Shapurji SorabjiKaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji
14 August 1892
Pianist, Composer, Music critic, Writer

Winifred AtwellWinifred Atwell
 

Marian McPartlandMarian McPartland
20 March 1918
Pianist, Radio personality, Composer, Jazz
Nikolai MedtnerNikolai Medtner
05 January 1880
Composer, Pianist, University teacher

Myra HessMyra Hess
25 February 1890
Pianist

Patrick WolfPatrick Wolf
30 June 1983
Singer-songwriter

Jona LewieJona Lewie
14 March 1947
Singer, Pianist, Songwriter

Richard Rodney BennettRichard Rodney Bennett
29 March 1936
Composer
Jocelyn PookJocelyn Pook
14 February 1960
Composer, Pianist

William Sterndale BennettWilliam Sterndale Bennett
13 April 1816
Composer
Helen Jane LongHelen Jane Long
 

Leonard FeatherLeonard Feather
13 September 1914
Jazz Pianist
Joyce HattoJoyce Hatto
05 September 1928
Pianist
Johann Baptist CramerJohann Baptist Cramer
24 February 1771
Pianist