DONALDSON, Andrew James. b. Matheson, Ontario, Canada, July 22, 1951. Pastoral musician Andrew Donaldson is a composer, hymn-writer, and leader of congregational song, the third of seven children of missionaries in northern Ontario. He was educated in French and English studies at Glendon College, York University (BA, 1974), and studied classical guitar at the Royal Conservatory of Music (ARCT, Classical Guitar Performance, 1979).
From 1982 until 2010 he combined directing music at Beaches Presbyterian Church (1982-2004) and Trafalgar Presbyterian Church, Oakville (2004-10) with private guitar teaching and sessional teaching on music theory at Redeemer University College, Ancaster and...
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