Paul Crossley

(b. 1944)

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(b Dewsbury, 1944).

Eng. pianist. Studied Oxford Univ. Won Messiaen pf. comp., Royaun, 1968. Début Tours 1968. Specialist in Romantics (Liszt, Brahms, etc.) and in sonatas of Tippett whose 3rd sonata (Bath Fest. 1973) and 4th sonata (Los Angeles 1985) were comp. for him. Joint art. dir., London Sinfonietta, 1988–94.

Subjects: Music.

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