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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About Paul


Scottish Fiddler

The High Summit

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  • CD - The High Summit

  • £10.99
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  • Music - The Lochnagar Collection

  • £20
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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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Playing at St Margaret’s in Braemar with Alastair MacDougall for the St Margaret’s Project https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=1635664713406025&id=1595329994106164

14 likes, 1 comments4 hours ago

Caledonia's Wail for Niel Gow her Favourite Minstrel by Captain Simon Fraser

Caledonia’s Wail for Niel Gow her Favourite Minstrel by Captain Simon Fraser https://youtu.be/JOzpYbStVD0

16 likes, 0 comments1 day ago

Scottish Fiddle Music performed by Paul Anderson

A medley of Scottish fiddle tunes; The Peat Fire Flame, The Duke of Gordon’s Birthday, John McAlpine and the Marquis of Tullibardine https://youtu.be/1kE_FVPcLj8

19 likes, 0 comments1 day ago

Nothing Else Matters (Metallica) performed by Paul Anderson

Was challenged to try a bit of Metallica which is a bit of a change from the Scots fiddle but had a go https://youtu.be/GZTI-FhRNw4

36 likes, 5 comments2 days ago

The Brig o' Feugh, March and Reel performed by Paul Anderson

Two tunes with the same title; the 2/4 pipe march by Pipe Major Donald MacLeod MBE and the Reel by Peter Milne, “The Brig o’ Feugh. https://youtu.be/JQ7TCIi_SlM

13 likes, 0 comments2 days ago

News fae Paul


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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