Alexander Leburn

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search

Alexander Leburn


 Given name:     Alexander
 Middle name:     
 Family name:     Leburn
 Place of birth:     Auchtermuchy
 Place of death:     
 Year of birth:     
 Year of death:     
 Source of information:     

Biographical notes[edit]

From John Glen: Alexander Leburn, a native of Auchtermuchty, followed the profession of musician in the good old town in the latter part of the eighteenth century, and is found as a subscriber to Charles Duff's Collection 1790, also in Gow's Third, M'Donald's Third, and James Walker's First Collections, in some of which he is styled a musician. In May, 1793, he published a collection of tunes, which was advertised in March of that year as follows:--