Anderson, Tom

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Name
Anderson, Tom Gender: M
Anderson, Thomas James
born on 29 August 1910 at 23:00 (= 11:00 PM )
Place Shetland, Scotland, 60n00, 1w35
Timezone GMT h0w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Clifford
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 05°42' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 06°12 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 07°57'



Biography

Scottish renowned fiddler and composer of over 500 tunes, mostly of the Shetland fiddling style. Anderson was awarded an MBE in 1977 and from 1980 he taught summer school for a few years at Stirling University. He donated a collection of his works to Stirling University.

Anderson died in 1991.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Social : End a program of study 1977 (Awarded an MBE)
  • Work : New Career 1980 (Stirling University, summer school)
  • Death, Cause unspecified 1991 (Age 80-81)

Source Notes

Frank C. Clifford quotes Caroline Gerard from B.C. Place of birth: Moorfield, Eshaness, Northmavine, Shetland Islands, Scotland

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 80-81)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Pro fiddler, prolific)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Composer)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Philanthropist (Donated his collection to university)

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