Paul Anderson Scottish Fiddler

Paul Anderson - The High Summit

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Lochnagar - The High Summit

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Scottish Fiddler

One of the most respected exponents of the Scots fiddle tradition today and as such is in regular demand to perform at concerts, festivals and clubs. He has traveled the world with his music and regularly performs on TV and radio. Buy Now - land of the standing stones CD album Also available at Amazon.com Amazon.co.uk or download via itunes Please use the contact form to book Paul. View Paul's Diary. " In the North-East fiddle tradition Paul Anderson sets the standard which others aim for. His phrasing, tone and control are all superb." Music in Scotland

Composer

Amoungst Scotland's foremost traditional composers with around 450 tunes composed in the traditional Scottish idiom, many of which appear in his Lochnagar Collection (published by Highland Music Trust). He has written for TV, film and stage, his music has been performed at the BBC Scottish Proms and he was nominated as composer of the year at the BBC Alba Trad Music awards in 2012 (this might have to change in the unlikely event of me winning on the 8th). Paul regularly accepts commissions and would be delighted to hear from you.

Tutor

Paul is one of Scotland's most successful fiddle tutors with his pupils regularly winning fiddle championships all over Scotland. Notable pupils include Anne Nicol, Kathryn Matthews, Stuart Robertson, Eilidh Anderson, George and Stuart Davidson and Glenfiddich Scottish Fiddle Champions Raemond Jappy and Nicola Auchnie. Paul is also in regular demand as a workshop leader and lecturer having led workshops at St Andrew's University, Aberdeen University, the traditional music course at Benbecula college, all five North Atlantic Fiddle Conventions and workshops in Canada, Australia and the USA.

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  • Music - The Lochnagar Collection

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  • CD - land of the standing stones

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Critics & audience reviews


Inspired by his passion for the landscape, history and culture of his rural homeland in Aberdeenshire, famous for its standing stones, this recording presents over 50 original pieces by one of Scotland's most celebrated composers and fiddlers. Fingal Records
The Beauty of Cromar Before Me is an unspeakably gorgeous hymn of praise ...The Herald Newspaper
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One of Steven Rennie’s photos for “Beauties of the North”. Taken on Morrone beside Braemar (Ben Avon) in the background.

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Up in the Cairngorms this afternoon with Steven Rennie having photos taken for “Beauties of the North”. Snow on Ben Macdui and very cold but..

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Grand night playing for the Buchan Heritage in Aberdeen. Lovely folk.

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Off up to Inverness to play at the first Inverness Folk and Acoustic Music Club at MacGregor’s tonight. Only 30 tickets were on sale and not..

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The High Summit – The Bonnie Banks o’ Dee

Taken from the 2017 album “The High Summit” and featuring the vocals of Shona Donaldson. The River Dee, Scotland inspired the tune.  [...]

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The High Summit – CD album

Count down to the launch of my new album “The High Summit” which is inspired by the people, landscape and history of my native Deeside in Aberdeenshire. The cover artwork features images a[...]

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Protected: September to Hogmanay

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