The Chess Angle

Ep. 23: The Chess Cheating Epidemic & More: Talking with NM Alex King

April 03, 2022 Long Island Chess Club Episode 23
The Chess Angle
Ep. 23: The Chess Cheating Epidemic & More: Talking with NM Alex King
Show Notes

This week I spoke with National Master Alex King who resides in Memphis, Tennessee. Alex is an active tournament player, teacher, and writer. His 6-part article series for Chess Life magazine on the Tarrasch Defense  begins with the March 2022 issue. Alex is also an accomplished musician, and he composed and performed all the music in this episode. Some of our talking points include:

  • Chess improvement tips for amateurs
  • The prevalence of chess cheating
  • The relationship between music and chess

Alex's links & info:
Marshall Spectator article
chess.com: AlexanderKing
lichess:
OjaiJoao
E-mail:
snarkusmusic@gmail.com

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