Claire Jackson

Interim Editor, Music Teacher Department: Editorial Biography

Claire Jackson is a classical music journalist and recovering woodwind player. She is a regular reviewer for BBC Music and writes a fortnightly column for the Big Issue. Her words are also published in International Arts ManagerPianist and within various sleeve notes. As a former editor of International Piano (2011-15), Claire is particularly interested in piano music and instrument making, and has interviewed many of the world’s leading pianists – including Lang Lang at the Music & Drama Education Expo in 2019. She was interim editor of Music Teacher in 2015 and 2018 and is delighted to be keeping the nest warm once again.