Hamish Milne

Born in Salisbury on 27 April 1939, English pianist Hamish Milne studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London and later in Italy with Guido Agosti.

In the 1970s, Milne was the first pianist to offer a complete survey of the piano music of Russian composer Nikolai Medtner since the composer had made his own recordings. Milne also taught at the Royal Academy of Music.

Hamish Milne died on 12 February 2020, aged eighty.


A selection of articles about Hamish Milne

Classical music news - February 2020 Obituaries - Our summary of those the classical music world lost last month

Caressing Hands - Andrejs Osokins at London's St Martin-in-the-Fields, heard by Julian Jacobson

Ensemble. A Brilliant Idea - A Bernard Stevens celebration at London's Wigmore Hall, reviewed by Bill Newman

Power and Delicacy - Beate Toyka plays Grieg's piano concerto, heard by Mike Wheeler