Ruth Anderson Silent Movie
Ruth Anderson grew up in a musical family in Eastern Colorado. Her mother was the community piano teacher who started her on piano lessons at age five. She has spent many years accompanying soloists and choral ensembles as well as playing for numerous weddings, funerals and being part of church bands. Having lived in Fort Collins for the past 43 years she has had the opportunity to be part of the music scene here. She and her husband raised three children who share the musical talent. Their youngest son, Chris, is part of the indy rock band Fierce Bad Rabbit. This is her 4th year of playing the silent movies at FoCoMX. She enjoys creating the music to match the actors’ movements and she is especially fond of Buster Keaton movies.