Fred Anderson

    Fred Anderson

    • Fred Anderson
    Fred Anderson

    Fred Anderson

    • Fred Anderson

    Fred Anderson

    Top Songs

    1
    60 Degrees in NovemberFred Anderson
    2
    Sunday AfternoonFred Anderson
    3
    The Elephant and the BeeFred Anderson
    4
    Changes and Bodies and TonesFred Anderson
    5
    WanderingFred Anderson

    Albums

    Similar Artists

      Popular On

        About

        Biography

        Despite being an "old school" musician in terms of grounding and early influences, Fred Anderson was a founding member of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM) and headed several AACM groups in the '60s. Anderson had formally studied music theory and was strongly influenced by Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins, and Gene Ammons. He reflected that training throughout his career, always having a full, huge tone and being a capable blues and ballad stylist. Bu... Read more

        Chat About Fred Anderson