Thomas Wiggins

Thomas Wiggins Music Recordings and Sheet Music

  • Born
    25th May 1849
  • Died
    13th June 1908
  • Birthplace

Thomas "Blind Tom" Wiggins was an African-American musical prodigy on the piano. He had numerous original compositions published and had a lengthy and largely successful performing career throughout the United States. During the 19th century, he was one of the best-known American performing pianists. Although he lived and died before autism was recognized, he is now regarded as an autistic savant.

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Instruments Piano
Forms Piano piece