|Short Name:||Andrew Donaldson|
|Full Name:||Donaldson, Andrew, 1951-|
Andrew Donaldson, a composer and church musician, grew up in northern Ontario, Canada. He attended Glendon College, York University in Toronto, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1974. He went on to study classical guitar performance at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, receiving its ARCT (Associate of Royal Conservatory Teachers) degree in 1979. Since then he has worked as a composer and performer in many contexts, in both French and English.
Andrew co-edited the Book of Praise (1997), Presbyterian Church in Canada, with Donald Anderson. Their company, Binary Editions, continues to administer copyright for the PCC.
In 2007 he was made a Doctor of Divinity, honoris causa, by Knox College of the University of Toronto, for his body of work in congregational song in the Presbyterian Church in Canada.
In 2011 Andrew and his wife, Wendy, moved to Geneva, Switzerland where Andrew works as a worship consultant to the World Council of Churches.
--Submitted by Andrew and Wendy Donaldson, 13 August 2013
|Tunes by Andrew Donaldson (16)||As||Instances||Incipit|
|ARIRANG||Andrew Donaldson (Arranger)||1||56561 21232 32165|
|AS A HART LONGS||Andrew Donaldson (Composer)||2|
|[Better take shelter, better take shelter]||Andrew Donaldson (Composer)||2|
|[Come touch our hearts]||Andrew Donaldson (Arranger)||2||55435 43212 55543|
|FOREST BLUE||Andrew Donaldson (Composer)||2|
|[My love colours outside the lines]||Andrew Donaldson (Arranger)||3||33333 51123 33333|
|[Our mouth was filled with laughter]||Andrew Donaldson (Composer)||2|
|[River running in you and me]||Andrew Donaldson (Arranger)||2||55555 66511 11112|
|SHE FLIES ON||Andrew Donaldson (Arranger)||1|
|SHE'S LIKE THE SWALLOW||Andrew Donaldson (Arranger)||1|
|TU FIDELIDAD||Andrew Donaldson (Arranger)||6||32345 55642 12344|
|UNE JEUNE PUCELLE||Andrew Donaldson (Composer (Accompaniment))||1||51234 32171 1271|
|WE WILL GO OUT WITH JOY||Andrew Donaldson (Composer)||2||12333 33243 12321|
|[Why do the powerful have it so good?]||Andrew Donaldson (Composer)||2|
|WINEPRESS||Andrew Donaldson (Arranger)||2||34556 54513 45565|
|YISU NE KAHA||Andrew Donaldson, b. 1951 (Arranger)||1||33332 35655 33322|