Meet the Artist – Richard Blackford, composer – The Cross-Eyed Pianist

June 6, 2019

Meet the Artist – Richard Blackford, composer – The Cross-Eyed Pianist

Who or what inspired you to pursue a career in music?

Who or what were the most significant influences on your musical life and career as a composer?

What have been the greatest challenges/frustrations of your career so far?

Of which works are you most proud?

What are the special challenges/pleasures of working on a commissioned piece?

What are the special challenges/pleasures of working with particular musicians, singers, ensembles and orchestras?

How would you characterise your compositional/musical language?

Meet the Artist – Richard Blackford, composer – The Cross-Eyed Pianist