McGarrigle, Anna

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McGarrigle, Anna Gender: F
born on 4 December 1944 at 22:20 (= 10:20 PM )
Place Montréal, Quebec (CAN), 45n31, 73w34
Timezone EWT h4w (is war time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Axel Harvey
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 12°50' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 14°53 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 18°49'


Canadian folk music singer/songwriter who wrote and performed as a duo with her sister, Kate McGarrigle, until Kate's death in 2010. In the 1960s, Kate and Anna McGarrigle established themselves in Montreal's burgeoning folk scene while they attended school. From 1963 to 1967, they teamed up with Jack Nissenson and Peter Weldon to form the folk group Mountain City Four. Kate and Anna McGarrigle wrote, recorded and performed music into the twenty-first century with assorted accompanying musicians, including Chaim Tannenbaum and Joel Zifkin.

McGarrigle is married to journalist Dane Lanken. She and Lanken have two children, Lily and Sylvan Lanken.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Axel Harvey cites herself, as quoted by McKay-Clements p. 97


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.