Famous Scottish Composers

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David McCallum
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Birthdate: September 19, 1933
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland

David McCallum is a Scottish musician and actor who gained recognition for portraying Illya Kuryakin in the popular spy fiction TV series The Man from U.N.C.L.E. He gained international recognition for playing Dr. Donald "Ducky" Mallard in the action police procedural TV series NCIS. David McCallum has also contributed as a writer, publishing a novel titled Once a Crooked Man.

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Donovan
(Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Composer, Autobiographer, Writer, Poet, Record producer, Film score composer)
Donovan
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Birthdate: May 10, 1946
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland

Donovan is a Scottish guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He is best known for developing and popularizing a distinctive and eclectic style that blended many genres, such as folk, jazz, pop, calypso, and psychedelic rock. Donovan was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame, in 2012 and 2014, respectively.

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Isobel Campbell
(Singer-Songwriter)
Isobel Campbell
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Birthdate: April 27, 1976
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
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Robin Guthrie
(Record producer, Composer, Audio engineer, Songwriter)
Robin Guthrie
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Birthdate: January 4, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Grangemouth

Part of the Scottish band Cocteau Twins, Robin Guthrie and his guitar made serious waves in the alternate music scene of the 1980s. He also performed as part of Violet Indiana and has often collaborated with American pianist Harold Budd. He later also stepped into music production.

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Phil Cunningham
(Musician)
Phil Cunningham
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Birthdate: January 27, 1960
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
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Ian Carr
(Jazz musician)
Ian Carr
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Birthdate: April 21, 1933
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dumfries, Scotland
Died: February 25, 2009
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Thea Musgrave
(Composer)
Thea Musgrave
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Birthdate: May 27, 1928
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Barnton, Scotland
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B.A. Robertson
(Musician)
B.A. Robertson
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Birthdate: September 12, 1948
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Glasgow
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Niel Gow
(Violinist)
Niel Gow
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Birthdate: March 22, 1727
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Inver, Scotland
Died: March 1, 1807
Sir Alexander Campbell Mackenzie
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Birthdate: August 22, 1847
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: April 28, 1935
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Mary Ann Kennedy
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Birthdate: 1968 AD
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
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Robert Carver
(Scottish composer)
Robert Carver
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Birthdate: 1485 AD
Birthplace: Scotland
Died: 1570 AD
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Phamie Gow
(Composer)
Phamie Gow
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Birthdate: December 2, 1980
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Scottish Borders, Scotland
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Sophia Dussek
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Birthdate: May 1, 1775
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: 1831 AD